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TaPRA Postgraduate Essay Prize 2017

TaPRA Postgraduate Essay Prize The 2017 TaPRA Postgraduate Essay Competition is open for submissions! All postgraduates registered at an HE institution for PG study on the closing date of 15 May 2017 are eligible and should send essays no longer than 6,000 words to TaPRA’s Deputy Research Officer, Elena Marchevska (e.marchevska@lsbu.ac.uk) by midnight on Monday 15 May 2017. Guidelines…

ELECTIONS: Deputy Research Officer and PG representative

TaPRA is calling for expressions of interest from colleagues who may wish to join the Association’s Executive Committee. There are two vacancies in the Committee: 1) for a Deputy Research Officer and 2) for a Postgraduate Representative.The deadline for nominations is Friday 13th January 2017 (extended deadline). You must be a TaPRA member to take…

TaPRA Postgraduate Symposium 2017

Call for Papers and Presentations for TaPRA Postgraduate Symposium 2017 ‘Spaces For / Places In’ 3rd February 2017 Edward Boyle Library, Level 13 University of Leeds  Postgraduates and early career researchers are invited to contribute to the 2016 Theatre and Performance Research Association (TaPRA) Postgraduate Symposium titled ‘Spaces For / Places In’. The symposium will…

FUNDING OPPORTUNITY: TaPRA Fellowship 2016-17

FUNDING OPPORTUNITY TaPRA Fellowship 2016-17 £5k funded research project for Early Career Researcher What is it? TaPRA Fellowship is a new initiative created and funded by TaPRA in partnership with an arts organization, library, museum, or other interested partner. Who is it for? The TaPRA fellow will be an ECR (within eight years of being…

Worcester Informal Social

Monday 7th September 7pm – 11pm Informal TaPRA Social The Firefly, 54 Lowesmoor, Worcester WR1 2SE For delegates arriving early to the TaPRA Conference 2015, we invite you to join us for an informal conference social at the Firefly pub in central Worcester.…

2015 TaPRA Postgraduate Bursaries

TaPRA invites applications for this year’s ten postgraduate bursaries for the 2015 TaPRA conference, 8-10 September, to be hosted by University of Worcester.  Please note that the bursaries cover the conference fee and a year’s TaPRA membership, but not accommodation. Applicants must belong to a TaPRA Working Group, and have had a paper accepted for this…

Paid research opportunity – TaPRA

The TaPRA Executive has agreed to recruit a researcher to conduct data-gathering activities which will contribute to its 10 year review, including a constitutional reform programme. The data gathered will also facilitate completion of the 10th anniversary Wikipedia project. The successful applicant will receive a fee for working on the collection of the following information…

Scenographic Things / Scenography Objects

The Trinity Long Room Hub 23 April 2015 Scenographic Things / Scenography Objects will be the first TaPRA (Theatre and Performance Research Association) event to be held outside the UK. It focuses on the interactions and disruptive possibilities of performing bodies and material objects in space. Bringing together a range of scholars and arts practitioners…

Announcement from the TaPRA Chair

Further to our recent run of nominations and ballots please see the message below from Gilli Bush-Bailey, TaPRA Chair. Dear TaPRA Members Congratulations to Adelina Ong who is now the newly elected PGR Representative on the TaPRA executive. Thank you to all those who voted and to the other three nominees – we really value…

Postgraduate Bursaries offered for 2014 TaPRA Conference

TaPRA is offering ten postgraduate bursaries for the 2014 TaPRA conference hosted by Royal Holloway, University of London. Please note that the bursaries cover the conference fee and a year’s TaPRA membership, but not accommodation. Applicants must belong to a TaPRA Working Group, and have had a paper accepted for this year’s conference. Priority will…

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