Forum Theatre as a Participatory Tool for Social Research and Development: A Reflection on ‘Nobody is perfect’ — A Project with Homeless People

  • Michael Wrentschur


The chapter begins with some background of research practice, followed by a review of theatre and drama in social research. The focus of the chapter is ‘Nobody is perfect’: a Forum Theatre project with homeless people, which includes discussion of Forum Theatre as an emancipatory research method; bodies and communities; Forum Theatre in the making; outcomes of ‘Nobody is perfect’ and further reflection.


Research Process Social Research Drama Activity Homeless People Homeless Person 
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© Dr Michael Wrentschur 2008

Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael Wrentschur
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  1. 1.Institute of Education, Department of Social PedagogyUniversity of GrazAustria

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