Liesbeth Groot Nibbelink
Liesbeth Groot Nibbelink works as a lecturer-researcher in the Media and Culture Studies program at Utrecht University, with a focus on contemporary theater and performance. Her book Nomadic Theater: Mobilizing Theory and Practice on the European Stage (Bloomsbury Publishers) was published in 2019, about new forms of mobility and agility in contemporary theater. The book presents an interdisciplinary approach to performative installations, audio theater, “walking performances”, one-on-one encounters between spectators and performers, and more.
Liesbeth is co-founder of Platform-Scenography, aimed at stimulating reflection on scenography. In addition, she occasionally gives guest lectures at art schools, and occasionally works as a dramaturgical advisor and artistic mentor.
Liesbeth Groot Nibbelink is speaker at the FilmForward Vrijplaats Residency.