PPi 10th Anniversary Lecture: 6-7 June (Prof Diana Taylor, New York University)

You are warmly invited to the Performance and Politics International (PPi) Research Centre's 10th Anniversary Lecture from the 6-7 June 2017 with Professor Diana Taylor (New York University).

The Seagull

Chekhov’s curiously passionate tale of art, betrayal and avicide is presented in an extensively revised staging at the Castle Theatre by second-year students from Aberystwyth University’s Department of Theatre, Film and Television Studies, directed by Roger Owen.

The Tempest

Second year TFTS students present a condensed 90-minute version of Shakespeare’s final tragicomic play, which explores issues of power, coercion and freedom.

Ghost in the Machine

Ghost in the machine dances from an 18th century dissection to a conversation between a 21st century scientist and his red stiletto-shoed soul. All the time asking one question what is the soul?