Democratization as validation of applied theatre and vice versa

Article


Johansson, O. 2017. Democratization as validation of applied theatre and vice versa. Oxford Artistic and Practice Based Research Platform.
TypeArticle
TitleDemocratization as validation of applied theatre and vice versa
AuthorsJohansson, O.
Abstract

In response to the challenge of validating the efficacy of applied theatre, the article argues that the assessment of external social impact and internal personal change should be complemented with the consideration of an integral efficacy of the very application of participatory performance projects. With examples of African community theatre and Palestinian political theatre, a case is made for prefigurative and democratising effects as validating factors in performance practices that stage and enact the very aims of its interventions.

LanguageEnglish
PublisherOxford
JournalOxford Artistic and Practice Based Research Platform
ISSN2399-5092
Publication dates
Online01 Feb 2018
PrintOct 2017
Publication process dates
Deposited12 Dec 2017
Accepted31 May 2017
Output statusPublished
Copyright Statement

All contributions published by OAR Platform are done so under a Creative Commons – Attribution/Non Commercial/No Derivatives – License (CC BY-NC-ND 3.0). This means that material published on OAR Platform is free to re-publish provided the following criteria are met:
1 . The work is not altered, transformed, or built upon, and is published in full.
2 . The work is attributed to the author and OAR Platform.
3 . The work is not used for any commercial purposes.

Web address (URL)http://www.oarplatform.com/democratization-validation-applied-theatre-vice-versa/
Permalink -

https://repository.mdx.ac.uk/item/875yq

Restricted files

Accepted author manuscript

  • 11
    total views
  • 0
    total downloads
  • 2
    views this month
  • 0
    downloads this month

Export as