Dr Martin Heaney
Senior Lecturer in Drama, Applied Theatre and Performance
Co-Director, Centre of Applied and Participatory Arts
Co-Director, Centre of Applied and Participatory Arts (CAPA) - Supporting the development of a new research centre to optimise ADI outreach partnership and research potential. CAPA connects academics in different UEL schools to deliver socially-engaged, arts-based research.
My research interests reflect long experience as an Applied Drama practitioner, directing and developing workshops with diverse communities since the 1990s. Activities include leading roles in Theatre in
The Academic as Cultural Intermediary - portfolio under development documenting current evaluation and research activity exploring the role of HEIs in promoting school / artist partnerships and increased cross-sectoral networking and collaboration.
'Kaizen' - Leading Whole School Change in the Primary Sector through Creative Learning and 'Small step' Interventions - case study documentation of a 10 year process of primary school improvement
‘Partnership, Research and Teacher Enquiry’ in Exploring Creative Learning, ed. McGill,
C., N’Guessan, T., Rosen. M., (Trentham Books, London, 2007)
Dissertations - Academic Writing L6
Critical Theory - Introduction to Critical Analysis and Theoretical Frameworks on Gender, Race and Identity in Performance L4
PhD Co-Supervisor - Millennial Theatre. Tom Drayton