Image: Conor Wylie, Victor Mariano, Anne-Sophie Woolnaugh, Sarah Chase in Pure Reseach 18 (Brian Quirt)

Pure Research Archive

Mise en Place

By Derek Chan & Alexis Diamond – Investigating common creative languages using Cantonese & French

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Rehearsal Hall with chairs stacked high and a few mannequins

Casting Subjects

By Rachel Kauder-Nalebuff, Daimaah Mubashshir
& Evan Webber – Interrogating the casting process

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The outside of a white brick building. It says Studio Theatre in front of it

Kinesthetic Performance

By Kate Digby, Erika Batdorf, Alan Macy & Mark-David Hosale – Examining physiological response to performance

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Group of people sitting around a table in a rehearsal hall.

Don’t Spill the Sacrament

By Vanessa Porteous – The powerful impact of silence in the rehearsal hall

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Buddy Wesley, Patti Flather, and Reneltta Arluk sitting around a U-shaped table.

(Not) Our Mother Tongue

By Reneltta Arluk & Patti Flather – Exploring Indigenous languages in performance

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A small group gathered, rehearsing with a red background. There are a few monitors, which are showing various angles of those rehearsing.

Action in Two Media

By Siobhan Richardson & Jade Elliott McRae – Stage combat on stage & film

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Two images next to each other of Natalie Schneck. One, seated with their legs out in front of them, the other they are laying on their back with one leg up.

Discovering Physical Narrative

By Joanna Garfinkel & Natalie Schneck – Creating from unusual / non-narratives sources

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Two people in a rehearsal room, one is in motion the other is not.

Book Table Chair

By Kathryn Ricketts and Ellen Moffat – Performer & visual artist probe text, character, sound & story

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Close up of a camera, with the head of the operator. Someone is in front of the camera, that person is on the screen of the camera.

Acting for Theatre and Camera

By Christine Brubaker – Examining storytelling on stage and on camera

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