Our Research Culture

Learn more about our research culture, ethics, and values

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Hear from Research

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Hear from Director Research, Prof. Maria Delgado and colleagues about our Research.

Our Research Aims

AHRC funded research project: Challenging concepts of ‘liquid’ place through performance practices in community contexts 2011-2014. Principal Investigator Professor Sally Mackey. (Photographer – Dayna Brannick)

Research@Central is characterised by diversity and internationalism, and informed by industry connections of the staff, bridging the creative industries and the academy, and producing a range of outputs relating to theatre and performance practices and practice research.

Making an Impact

Dr Dani Ploeger

Our research plays a role in informing work that is of benefit to society.

Research Ethics

Good Conduct in Research Ethics

Central aims to provide ethical leadership to theatre and performance research and to practice research across the sector.

Equality and Diversity in Research

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Research@Central is committed to research that articulates and promotes an inclusive vision of theatre and performance and its place in society of the twenty-first century. This commitment is embedded in our research culture, from the ethics of our partnerships, to our multilingual scholarship.