On the evening of 12 March, Central welcomed academics, artists, industry friends and partners and members of its wider staff community for an evening of events focusing on fellowship and providing aspace for a proper conversation and the re-charging of energies and imaginations.
Central is pleased to announce that it has been selected by Research England as one of 21 Higher Education Institutions in England to take part in the new Knowledge Exchange Framework (KEF) pilot group.
Congratulations to Central’s British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow, Dr Ella Parry-Davies, who has been named a 2019 New Generation Thinker. Dr Parry-Davies is one of ten New Generation Thinkers to be selected by BBC Radio 3, BBC Arts and the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC).
Dr Selina Busby’s Concrete Utopias in Dharavi has been honoured in the UK’s Best Breakthroughs list of the last century for its pioneering work in Dharavi, and as a part of UUK's Made at Uni campaign.
Congratulations to Central’s graduating class of 2018 on their achievements!
On Friday 30 November 2018, former Crown Chief Prosecutor Nazir Afzal OBE chaired Performing Race at The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama.
Congratulations to Central’s Dr Ella Parry-Davies, who has been awarded a Postdoctoral Fellowship by the British Academy to pursue her research project ‘Home-makers: urban expertise in the Philippine diaspora’.
LAHP doctoral training partnership awarded AHRC funding.
Central is delighted to welcome new members of its academic team, who are taking up their posts in the Summer 2018 term.
For 255 days, from September 2017 to Thursday 12th April 2018, Chris Dercon was Artistic Director of the Berlin Volksbühne theatre. At Central's recent international conference, Systemic Crisis in European Theatre, he made his first public appearance since his dismissal two weeks prior, discussing his tenure with Central's Professor of European Theatre, Professor Peter Boenisch - watch the full discussion here.