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Center for Performance Studies


The mission of the Center for Performance Studies is to encourage the interdisciplinary study of performance and performance culture, as it exists in a variety of forms, genres
and disciplines, through inter-departmental collaboration and sharing of curriculum, faculty, students and resources across the graduate programs in the arts and humanities at the University of Washington.  The Center was connceived as a sort of Commons, available to and shared by many distinct disciplines and departments.

Funding Information:

College of Arts and Sciences, Dean's Office 2010.
Simpson Center 2010.
Graduate School (for initial web support) 2010.

Related UW Entities:

College of Arts & Sciences, Department of American Ethnic Studies, Department of Asian Languages & Literature, Department of Cinema & Media Studies, Department of Classics, Department of Dance, Department of English, Department of Ethnomusicology, Romance Languages & Literature: French, Department of Germanics, Department of History, Romance Languages & Literature: Italian, Scandinavian Studies, Department of Spanish & Portuguese Studies

Center Details

Director: Magelssen, Scott
Location: Hutchinson Hall
Year Started: 2010
Administrator / Program Manager: Johnson, Odai
Administering College/School: College of Arts & Sciences 
P.I. Home Department: Department of Drama 
Faculty Involvement: 46