Thinking about the way theatre companies organise, I did some reading into management theory. I was recommended to Gareth Morgan’s book, Images of Organization (Sage, 1986). In it, he outlines a view that the way organisations think about what they do depends on metaphors, drawn from other realms: so there’s a mechanistic view: the organisation … Read more
Through an unfortunate series of events, my previous site (creatingtheatre.com) managed to get deleted. This is a replacement; and will contain some of my original material. It’s also an opportunity to repurpose the site. Whereas the last one reflected its origins as a place where I reflected on my work at Rose Bruford and as a freelance … Read more
BBC – The Virtual Revolution – Home. Just got round to viewing some of this series. It seems to be touching on some of the issues of digital culture I’ve been exploring. Plus there’s loads of useful interview material there!
Perhaps the epitome of the modern celebrity, Jean-Claude has made a significant contribution in a wide variety of fields. He first shot to prominence as a backing singer to Robbie Williams on Charles Trenet‘s La Mer, he added his own quality to the chansonier’s oeuvre. He went on to create a celebrated Sci-Fi creation with … Read more