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Laura Ewart

History, Nottingham Trent University

Thesis title:

Nottingham Playhouse: A Cultural History and Analysis of its Community Engagement

 My research is a collaboration between Nottingham Trent University (NTU) and Nottingham Playhouse (NP). Developing a cultural history of the NP alongside a comprehensive analysis of the impact of the community-facing life of the theatre, mapping NP’s community and outreach initiatives through engaging with both archival and community-based research. 

Research Area

  • History


  • The Society for Theatre Research
  • Theatre & Performance Research Association