Our annual Symposium is a research platform for students, staff, alumni, our industry partners and associates, visiting professors and fellows, and invited guests from the industry and academe.

Our annual Symposium is a one week festival for students, staff, alumni, our industry partners and associates, visiting professors and fellows, and invited guests from the industry and academe.

Participates engage in workshops, talks, exhibitions, performances, research and reflection in relation to the state of current British and International theatre. Symposium has always been an important means to see and experience how theatre, right now, is taking shape and how our students will meet its challenge.

Recent and regular participants in Symposium include: 

  • Border Crossings
  • Emergency Exit Arts
  • Julian Clary
  • David Chambers
  • Michael Corbidge
  • Mischief Theatre
  • PAN Intercultural Arts
  • Cheryl Faraone
  • Rickerby Hinds
  • Philip Ridley
  • Ian Shaw
  • Jatinder Verma