Dr Bernadette Cochrane

Lecturer

School of Communication and Arts
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Overview

Bernadette Cochrane is a Lecturer in Drama in the School of Communication and Arts. Her research often focusses on the cinematic screening of live theatre. Bernadette completed her dramaturgical PhD at the University of Queensland. Prior to joining UQ, Bernadette was a freelance arts wortker. She is a member of the Translation, Adaptation, and Dramaturgy Working Group of the International Federation of Theatre Research. Bernadette has taught on historical and contemporary drama, dramaturgical theory and performance-making. Her co-edited anthology New Dramaturgy: International Perspectives on Theory and Practice was published by Methuen in 2014.She is currently researching the intersection of live performance and cinema.

Research Interests

  • Dramaturgy
  • Adaptation
  • the live relay/the broadcast of arts events
  • Contemporary theatre practice
  • Theatre history
  • Digital humanities

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland

Publications

  • Cochrane, Bernadette and Bonner, Frances (2014) Screening from the Met, the NT, or the House: what changes with the live relay. Adaptation, 7 2: 121-133. doi:10.1093/adaptation/apu015

  • Trencsényi, Katalin and Cochrane, Bernadette (2014). Foreword. In Katalin Trencsényi and Bernadette Cochrane (Ed.), New Dramaturgy: international perspectives on theory and practice (pp. xi-xx) London, United Kingdom: Bloomsbury Methuen Drama.

  • Cochrane, Bernadette and Trencsenyi, Katalin New Dramaturgy : International Perspectives on Theory and Practice. Edited by Trencsényi, Katalin and Cochrane, Bernadette London, United Kingdom: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2014. doi:10.5040/9781408177075

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Publications

Book

Book Chapter

  • Trencsényi, Katalin and Cochrane, Bernadette (2014). Foreword. In Katalin Trencsényi and Bernadette Cochrane (Ed.), New Dramaturgy: international perspectives on theory and practice (pp. xi-xx) London, United Kingdom: Bloomsbury Methuen Drama.

Journal Article

Other Outputs

  • Cochrane, Mary (2013). Dramaturgy, playtext and structure PhD Thesis, School of English, Media Studies and Art History, The University of Queensland.