Guest post: Art therapy and The Altemus Leadership Programme

Paula Boyle (MA Art Psychotherapy, 2015) is a HCPC registered health care practitioner who practices full-time as an art therapist at Demelza Hospice Care for Children, Kent. She is also a committee member of the British Association of Art Therapists group called ‘The Creative Response’, a special interest group for art therapists working in palliative […]

Read more "Guest post: Art therapy and The Altemus Leadership Programme"

Guest Post: Theatre for Children in Hospital. The Gift of Compassion.

My book “Theatre for Children in Hospital. The Gift of Compassion” (15 December 2016) brings to the reader experience of over ten years practice and evaluation of bedside theatre performances for children in hospital wards in the U.K. and abroad. It makes an argument for the benefits of theatre provision for children in illness, their […]

Read more "Guest Post: Theatre for Children in Hospital. The Gift of Compassion."

John Glockler 1949 – 2016

John Glockler died on 13 December 2016 after a long illness. His funeral took place at Eltham on 18 January 2017. He was at Goldsmiths from 1967 to 1970 and played a significant role in the social life of the College, in particular as Social Secretary in 1968/9. John was very popular and will be […]

Read more "John Glockler 1949 – 2016"

Brian Roberts Passes Away

It is with great sadness that Department of Theatre and Performance announces the death of Brian Roberts on 25 December 2016. Brian was a former academic colleague who devoted more than 30 years to his work at Goldsmiths, mainly in the Drama Department, but also at times in Education. Over many years his own practice […]

Read more "Brian Roberts Passes Away"

Documentary produced by alumna to premiere at Sundance Film Festival 2017

Unrest, a documentary produced by Lindsey Dryden (BA Media and Communications, 2003) and directed by Jennifer Brea, has been selected as one of the highly anticipated narrative documentaries to receive a world premiere. About Sundance Film Festival Found by Robert Redford in 1978, the Sundance Film Festival celebrates creativity and independence in cinema. This year, […]

Read more "Documentary produced by alumna to premiere at Sundance Film Festival 2017"