Neoliberalism and Global Theatres

Performance Permutations

  • Lara D. Nielsen
  • Patricia Ybarra

Part of the Studies in International Performance book series (STUDINPERF)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Introduction: Heterotopic Transformations, The (Il)Liberal Neoliberal

  3. Institutional Strategies

  4. Modes of Transmission

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 79-79
    2. Patrick Anderson
      Pages 81-96
    3. Patricia Ybarra
      Pages 113-127
  5. Formal Economies

  6. Sites of Articulation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 207-207
    2. Nitza Tenenblat
      Pages 221-236
  7. Aquatopia: Harmattan Theater, Neoliberal Provisionality, and the Future of Water

  8. Back Matter
    Pages 277-316

About this book


How do theatre and performance transmit and dispute ideologies of neoliberalism? The essays in this anthology examine the mechanisms and rhetorics of contemporary multinational and transnational organizations, artists, and communities that produce theatre and performance for global audiences.


Neoliberalism global theatre international performance Ideologie neoliberalism politics stage

Editors and affiliations

  • Lara D. Nielsen
    • 1
  • Patricia Ybarra
    • 2
  1. 1.Macalester CollegeSaint PaulUSA
  2. 2.Brown UniversityProvidenceUSA

Bibliographic information