Playback Theatre for Social Impact

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170 pages

This guide offers theatre practitioners stories many inspiring stories and useful tools, about how to do a unique form of theatre for social justice and for other types of community change.



It covers these four areas: (1) Playback with different CONSTITUENCIES (e.g., migrant workers, LGBTQIA community), (2) Playback on different ISSUES (e.g., mental health, anti-oppression work), (3) Playback serving different FUNCTIONS (e.g., creating interactive talk-backs after scripted shows, collecting oral histories), and (4) Components of building an effective social impact arts program (e.g., fundraising, partnership-development, evaluation)