Adam Alston is a Lecturer in Theatre and Performance Studies at the University of Surrey, UK. His research explores the aesthetics and politics of immersive theatre, and work and labour in contemporary theatre and performance. He is a founding member of Curious Directive and part of a small editorial team for Contemporary Theatre Review's newly launched online resource. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.
Theatre in the Dark: Shadow, Gloom and Blackout in Contemporary Theatre
Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, 2017
... ‘made of or covered with a different tactile material such as sponge, cork, sandpaper, felt, aluminium sheeting, bristles, steel wool, cardboard, silk, velvet, etc. …: without being able to see, each guest must choose a dinner partner...
Acts: 2, Scenes: 9, Roles: Total (66), Female (27), Male (32), Unassigned (7)
...London Road is a verbatim-theatre musical with book and lyrics by Alecky Blythe and music by AdamCork. It is about the impact on the community around London Road in Ipswich of the series of murders carried out there by Steve Wright...