Research & Publications

Current Research

The University of Warwick PhD Candidate, Centres for Theatre and Performance Studies & Applied Linguistics, ‘Towards multilingual applied performance praxis: an analytical framework for a theory of language ideology’ supervision by Yvette Hutchison & Jo Angouri


South African Theatre Journal, Review, The Methuen drama guide to contemporary South African theatremore


9th International Drama in Education Research Institute, ‘A theory of language ideology for multilingual praxis’, University of Auckland, July 2018 (upcoming)

Sociolinguistics Symposium 22, ‘Language ideology in performance devising processes’, Interdisciplinary Strand, University of Auckland, June 2018 (upcoming)

Performance as Research Working Group, ‘Performance devising processes as new discursive frames for sociolinguistic research’, Pecha Kucha, University of Warwick, December 2017

Theatre and Performance Research Association (TaPRA), ‘Introducing language ideology’, Applied and Social Theatre, University of Salford, September 2017


TaPRA Bursury, Postdoctoral Researcher, September 2017

Commonwealth Scholarship Commission, Shared scholarship for doctoral research with The University of Warwick, 2015-2019

Arts Council England, Grants for the Arts, 2015 & 2016

Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, highest grade MA dissertation for Applied Theatre, through publication: The British Library archive, 2014

Leverhulme Trust, Research Project Fund, February-June 2014

Propel Arts Youth Arts WA, Y Culture Grant, 2007

Australia Business Arts Foundation, Arts-Business Match Grant, 2007

Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts, Bachelor of Arts Regional Scholarship, 2004-2005


The University of Sydney, Research Administrator in the Department of Linguistics, School of Literature, Art and Media, August 2016


The Old Vic, Old Vic New Voices, Researcher, Housed by David Watson, London, January – July 2014

InsightShare, Researcher, Oxford, July – December 2014

Selected performance projects here


Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, MA Applied Theatre, Distinction

The University of Notre Dame/ Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts, Edith Cowan University, BA Theatre Studies, 2:1