Posted: 11 April 2013
Professor Adrian Heathfield from the Department of Drama, Theatre and Performance has received two significant research awards: a Follow-on Funding award from the Arts and Humanities Research Council for his continuing work on Performance Matters. This research project investigates the cultural value of performance art and live art. The award will see Prof. Heathfield realise and distribute a number of filmed dialogues in 2013 arising from his work with partners Goldsmiths, University of London and the Live Art Development Agency. Professor Heathfield is also the recipient of a prestigious Marie Curie International Outgoing Fellowship from the European Research Council (2014-2016) through which he will become an international fellow at Columbia University, New York in order to conduct a research project called Curating the Ephemeral. This project investigates curatorial practice within and without visual art institutions in relation to ephemeral and immaterial art.
Roehampton celebrates graduation for Pathways to Law students
On the 26 February, 24 Year 13 students graduated from University of Roehampton’s first Pathways to Law programme. Over the past two years students have learnt about the essential skills required in preparation for a career in law through engaging sessions run by lecturers from Roehampton’s law school.
Posted: 21 March 2018
Drama Alumna Nominated for Olivier Award
Drama alumna Rachel John has been nominated for an Olivier Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Musical for her role as Angelica Schuyler in Hamilton.
Posted: 16 March 2018
Roehampton students takeover the Horniman Museum
The Horniman Museum partnered with the University of Roehampton for Neon Late, an event with a full spectrum of performances, music and tours on the theme of neon held at the beginning of March.
Posted: 9 March 2018