News and Events

Two Deputy Directors have been appointed to support the work of CePRA. We would like to welcome Scott McLaughlin and Fiona Bannon, who will share the Deputy role from 2013-14 onwards.    

16 October 2013, 16:00 – 17:00 Conference Room, School of Music, 12 Cavendish Road, LS2 9JT The next meeting of CePRA will be primarily to discuss the following objectives: improving the centre’s visibility, especially among postgraduate students. improving the centre’s effectiveness as a resource for practice-led/based research, and using CePRA...

Applications are invited from staff in the faculty of PVAC for this new role. Centre for Practice-led Research in the Arts (CePRA) Deputy Director Expressions of interest should be directed to: Ewan Stefani (e.j.stefani@leeds.ac.uk) by 16th September 2013. Role Description The length of the Deputy Director’s appointment will normally be...

19 June 2013, 15:00 – 16:00 Conference Room, School of Music, 12 Cavendish Road. All welcome!

8 – 11 May 2013 at 19:30 stage@leeds http://www.stage.leeds.ac.uk A new version of Sophocles’ “Antigone” addressing issues of personal identity, political freedom and three doomed weddings. Set in a wedding shop, this performance of “Antigone” updates the original text with a vibrant, contemporary physical production. It features the work of 20...

Thursday 9 May 2013, 11:00 – 15:00, Drop in, no need to book Alec Clegg studio, stage@leeds, School of Performance and Cultural Industries “The Gesture of Thinking: Embodied cognition in creative practice” “It is not pictures as objects of perception, that can teach us about perceiving; rather, it is making...

CePRA offered £1000 towards a forum exploring the legacy of experimental composer Cornelius Cardew, as explained by Linzi Stauvers: “On 18 January 2013, a film document of John Tilbury’s improvised piano performance of Cornelius Cardew’s The Tiger’s Mind (1967) was screened as part of an art exhibition in the decommissioned...

16 April 2013, 13:00 – 14:00 Conference Room, School of Music, 12 Cavendish Road. Proposed date for the next CePRA committee meeting. All welcome. Light refreshments will be provided. Please add your email to the CePRA mailing list to be automatically informed of future events and meetings. Ewan Stefani e.j.stefani@leeds.ac.uk

CePRA have announced a new funding scheme to provide each School/Institute within PVAC with targeted funding to assist with the preparation and documentation of practice-led research outputs for REF 2014. Each School/Institute within PVAC will be given the opportunity to apply for funds of up to £1,200. Applications should be...

CePRA have announced a new funding scheme to provide each School/Institute within PVAC with targeted funding to assist with the preparation and documentation of practice-led research outputs for REF 2014. Each School/Institute within PVAC will be given the opportunity to apply for funds of up to £1,200. Applications should be...