Researcher biography

Bernadette Cochrane is a Lecturer in Drama in the School of Communication and Arts. Her research often focusses on the cinematic screening of live theatre. Bernadette completed her dramaturgical PhD at the University of Queensland. Prior to joining UQ, Bernadette was a freelance arts wortker. She is a member of the Translation, Adaptation, and Dramaturgy Working Group of the International Federation of Theatre Research. Bernadette has taught on historical and contemporary drama, dramaturgical theory and performance-making. Her co-edited anthology New Dramaturgy: International Perspectives on Theory and Practice was published by Methuen in 2014. She is currently researching the intersection of live performance and cinema.

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