David teaches in the UK and Internationally.  He has led workshops at the Prague Quadrennial, Royal College of Art, Queen Mary University of London, University of Birmingam, University of Surrey, University of Winchester and is visiting Lecturer at The School of Performance and Cultural Industries, University of Leeds.

SELECTIVE MEDIA

Leeds Confidentials, Interview with David Shearing, INCREDIBLE THINGS, http://confidentials.com/leeds/interview-david-shearing-incredible-things

East Street Arts, Interview, ‘Christmas with us’, http://eaststreetarts.org.uk/news/david-shearing-interview-christmas-with-us/

Blouin Art, ‘The Weather Cafe responses to the emotional climate of the city’  http://www.blouinartinfo.com/news/story/1349429/the-weather-cafe-responds-to-emotional-climates-in-leeds-uk

Yorkshire Evening Post, ‘The Weather Cafe First Look Video’, http://www.yorkshireeveningpost.co.uk/news/video-first-look-at-leeds-s-new-major-artwork-the-weather-cafe-1-7760877 (2016)

Huffington Post, Immersive Theatre: David Shearing ‘The Weather Machine’, (2015)
http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/katie-beswick/the-weather-machine_b_6623384.html

BBC NEWS, ‘Is London the capital of new escapism?, (2014)
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-29613260

IdeasTaps, ‘Sky Academy Scholarship Interview’ (2014)
http://www.ideastap.com/IdeasMag/all-articles/sky-academy-arts-scholarships-update-david-shearing

World Stage Design Announcement, School of Performance and Cultural Industries.
http://www.pci.leeds.ac.uk/news/david-shearing-wins-global-award-for-installation-design/ 

Culture Vulture, ‘and it all comes down to this… preview’ (2012)
http://theculturevulture.co.uk/blog/radar/and-it-all-comes-down-to-this/

PUBLICATIONS

Shearing, D, (2017), ‘Audience Immersion, Mindfulness and the Experience of Scenography’, in McKinney JE; Palmer SD (eds.), Scenography Expanded: An Introduction to Contemporary Performance Design.  Performance and Design.  London: Bloomsbury Methuen.  https://www.bloomsbury.com/uk/scenography-expanded-9781474244398/

Shearing, D (2015), ‘Audience Immersion and the Experience of Scenography’ (PhD), University of Leeds. http://etheses.whiterose.ac.uk/9467/

Shearing, D, (2015) ‘Immersive theatre: the voyeur within‘, in Rodosthenous G (eds.)  Theatre as Voyeurism: The Pleasure(s) of watching. Palgrave Macmillan (2015) http://www.palgrave.com/us/book/9781137478801

Shearing, D (2014), ‘Scenographic Landscapes’, Studies in Theatre and Performance, Routledge  pp 1-15,
http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14682761.2013.877291 

Shearing, D (2013), ‘This rise of immersive theatre puts design in the spotlight’, World Stage Design,
http://www.wsd2013.com/blog-category/this-rise-of-immersive-theatre-puts-design-in-the-spotlight/

 

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