The Scottish Journal of Performance is an open access refereed journal which aims to promote and stimulate discussion, development and dissemination of original research, focusing both on performance in Scotland (contemporary and historical) and / or wider aspects of performance presented by scholars and reflective practitioners based at Scottish academic institutions.

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Recent Submissions

  • Interview: Tony Reekie 

    Fletcher-Watson, Ben (The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, 2016-06-28) - Journal item
    In 2015, Tony Reekie stood down as Director of Imaginate, Scotland’s national art-form development organisation for theatre for young audiences. Tony had programmed the annual Imaginate Festival of performing arts for ...
  • Symposium abstracts: Thresholds and permeability in performance 

    Fletcher-Watson, Ben; Ong, Adelina; Rush, Adam; Fielding, Rosie; Zezulka, Kelli; Graham, Katherine; Venn, Jonathan; Dumitriu, Silvia; Shyldkrot, Yaron; Finbow, Acatia; Willett, Jennifer; Slator, Sarah; Moore, Bridie; Murphy, Laura; Shoji, Moe; Milburn, Laura; Smith, Eve; Surgey, Kirsty (The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, 2016-06-29) - Journal item
  • Practitioner report: SHINE 

    Williams, Bede; Weijmans, Anne-Marie; McGuire, Eddie; Fitzpatrick, Tim (The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, 2016-06-29) - Report
  • Book review: Studying musical theatre: theory and practice, by Millie Taylor and Dominic Symonds 

    Coatman, Lucy (The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, 2016-06-29) - Book review
  • Practitioner report: Calton Hill Constellations 

    Joyner, Siriol; Smith, Phil (The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, 2016-06-29) - Journal article
    Artist and choreographer Siriol Joyner (Aberystwyth, Cymru) and writer and mythogeographer Phil Smith (Exeter, England) worked together with overlaps and collisions of place, dance, description, objects and narratives as ...

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