MP4: Practice-Based Performance Studies


This Working Group aims to support exchange and collaboration between scholars and artists in the CNY corridor region who are interested in the ways that performance practice enhances and may be enhanced by scholarly methodologies.

Active since: 2019

  • Syracuse University
  • University of Rochester
  • Colgate University

Collaborative Goals

Our working group brings together practitioners and scholars to collaboratively investigate practice-based research methodologies. We accomplish these collaborative goals in the following ways:

  1. Bringing in scholar/practitioners to lead workshops and seminars;
  2. Sharing and creating research outputs on writing retreats; and
  3. Facilitating practice-based research projects within the group.

Group Organizers

Stephanie Shirilan

Associate Professor, English, Syracuse University

Amanda Eubanks Winkler

Professor, Music History and Cultures, Syracuse University

Anna Rosensweig

Associate Professor of French and Visual and Cultural Studies, University of Rochester

Osvaldo Sandoval Leon

Assistant Professor, Romance Languages, Colgate University