Archive for February, 2016

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

Drifting

2 weeks ago, the peers and I were asked to form ourselves into pairs and explore ‘drifting’. Sophie Warren and IĀ could not decide where to go from our starting point (The Drill Hall). Therefore, to begin our drifting, we flipped a coin to choose which way to go and we did this every time we […]

Monday, February 8th, 2016

Performance and space; a response to “Teaching performance studies: 25 instructions for performance in cities” by Carl Lavery

As performers we all have a subconscious relationship with theater and the stage. without even knowing we transform ourselves into characters, adopting a new form of presence and speech completely different to that of our everyday lives. Site specific performance aims to change our perspective of what we define performance space as. In his article […]

Friday, February 5th, 2016

Teaching Performance Studies by Carl Lavery

Rob Anthony and I chose one of the 25 instructions from Lavery’s article. We chose the one where we explored Lincoln by improvising stories about the people caught on the camera (video is yet to be published). Instead of walking through our routine paths, we wandered through a route which we were not too familiar […]

Thursday, February 4th, 2016

Non-Places