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Praxis and Principles:

December 15, 2006 martin 0

Phillip Taylor (Taylor, 2003) writes that Applied Theatre achieves a praxis of practice and theory set in connection to the people, passion and platform involved in the drama making. Praxis is a word develeoped by Brazilian educator Paulo Friere (Freire and Freire, 1973) “an ability […]

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Three Chairs Draft Statement

December 13, 2006 martin 0

Three Chairs provides a suite of learning tools for workplace training and professional development. Three Chairs processes can be delivered through an interactive performance or a performed workshop. Each mode is designed to cater for specific audience needs. Three Chairs draws from and interweaves Applied […]

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Plato and Applied Theatre

November 3, 2006 martin 0

Reading Plato’s dialogues I came across this in the forward by W.H.D Rouse: “Socrates himself described his object as that of a midwife, to bring other men’s thoughts to birth, to stimulate them to think and to criticise themselves, not to instruct them.” More and […]