Recent Research/Knowledge Transfer/Scholarly Activity



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25th October 2010 Learning in open spaces Senior Learning Managers Event Aberyswyth University, Wales
22nd October 2010 Narratives to learn by Professional Development Event Deincourt Learning Cluster, Derbyshire
8-9th September 2010 Panel speaker Drama and Theatre for Children and Young People: Possibilities for Anglo-Japanese collaboration with Takashi Takao, Cecily O'Neil, Hishashi Shimoyama, Tony Graham (Chair) The Japan Foundation, London & New Diorama Theatre London
March- 2010-Feb. 2011 Joint workshop leader and researcher With Barbara Pickford, CWAC, Roma Gypsy and Traveller Project: Johny. Workshops Northwich, Elton and Parkgate Primary School Staff, followed by yr 5 workshops Cheshire West and Chester Local Authority
18 May Performer, workshop leader The Journey: Urashima a  performance and workshop with CAT A inmates. HM Prison Manchester
Research team member Aesthetic Adjustment; Drama and the expert practitioner Performance research 2Working with 20 practitioners La Neveva, Mataro, Spain
Santander funded field work
15-17th January
Research team member Aesthetic Adjustment; Drama and the expert practitioner. Performance research 1Planning La Neveva, Barcelona, Spain. Santander funded
20-25th October 2009 Performer/Researcher and joint workshop leader Returning to Haifa with Hala al Yamani University of Bethlehem, West Bank, Palestine
June 2009 Symposium contributor [by invitation] Citizen Artist in a Fractured World. Arrow International Congress Symposium Desmond Tutu Centre, University College MarJon, Plymouth
June 2009 Speaker The Business Mystery: How do we know who is telling the truth? EBEA: The Professional Subject Association for Teachers and Lecturers of Economics, Business and Enterprise
Presenter and workshop leader Applied Drama Education Catalunyan Social Theatre Network, La Neveva, Mataro, Barcelona, Spain
April 2009 Presenter, workshop leader, performance Shifting sub-texts: loss and loyalty: Bird and Fox Japanese National Children's Theatre Association, Tokyo
April 2009 Presenter, workshop leader Bird and Fox, Demonstration class and presentation for Japanese educators Seijo Elementary School, Seio Gakuen Elementary School, Tokyo, Japan
April 2009 Presenter, workshop leader Process Drama: Oblique communication. Applied drama workshops NEC, Katayanagi Institute, Tokyo
Feb 2009 Speaker and workshop leader Knowing what to do when you don’t know what to do: Drama and ‘Learnacy’ Derbyshire Schools Development Cluster
Jan 2009 Speaker and workshop leader The Parameters of Process Drama Vasterberg Folk Hogskala, Sweden.
Jan 2009 Joint Masterclass leader with Pat Cochrane CAPEUK & Janet Mathewman Government Office North West Evidence informed Policy and Practice- the Research: Creativity and Culture-Entitlement or Excitement? North of England Education Conference