Dr Margaret Ames BA (Llundain) MA (Cymru) Graduate Diploma (Surrey) PhD (Aberystwyth)
Senior Lecturer in Theatre and Performance
Astudiaethau Theatr, Ffilm a Theledu
Uwch Ddarlithydd mewn Theatr a Pherfformio
Cymrawd yn Anabledd/Diwylliant 2012 Symposiwm Blynyddol. Prifysgol Michigan.
Margaret's area of research is Performance and Disability with a particular interest in work made by and with people with learning disabilities. Aberystwyth based dance-theatre company Cyrff Ystwyth form the focus of this enquiry and they produce new work every year at Aberystwyth University.
Devising Theatre, particularly in a Welsh cultural context. Disability and performance. Director/producer for Cyrff Ystwyth Dance Company, who participate in long term practice based research project.
Co-Investigator with Central School of Speech and Drama University of London on AHRC funded project. 'Challenging 'Liquid' Place'.
Member of International Federation of Theatre Research Working Group: Performance and Disability.
Presented at inaugural meeting of Performance and Disability Working Group at the Hemispheric Institute Encuentro 2014.
Guest Contributor to NO LIMITS Berlin, festival symposium 2013 and 2015 with members of Cyrff Ystwyth