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Center for World Performance Studies (CWPS)

Recent News

CWPS Faculty and Graduate Fellows Conduct Global Research

Read about exciting Performance Studies research projects underway, from Jamaica to Taiwan.

The Living Earth Show in residence with Raven Chacon, March 11-15

Featuring performances at Matthaei Botanical Gardens & East Quad Keene Theater

The Center for World Performance Studies promotes the scholarly study of music, dance, and theater and, by extension, all forms of expressive arts across the globe including Asia, Africa, The Middle East, Latin America and the Pacific and Atlantic Islands as well as marginalized groups in Europe and America. Through interdisciplinary and engaged dialogues between scholars, students, and performance specialists from around the world, the Center fosters intellectual work that foregrounds the intimate connections between artistic practices and their complex and dynamically changing cultural environments. Read more...