A funny thing happened on the way to the checkpoint: teaching stand-up comedy in occupied Palestine

Beale, Samantha (2018) A funny thing happened on the way to the checkpoint: teaching stand-up comedy in occupied Palestine. Teaching Artist, 16 (3-4). pp. 91-99. ISSN 1541-1796 (doi:10.1080/15411796.2018.1530520)

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Abstract

This article considers ideas about the performance of personal stories in stand-up comedy that emerged during a teaching and performance project in a refugee camp in Palestine. After experimenting with a range of stand-up techniques and approaches, participants created public performances sharing their experiences of life under military occupation.

Item Type: Article
Research Areas: A. > School of Media and Performing Arts > Performing Arts > Theatre Arts group
Item ID: 26127
Notes on copyright: This is an Accepted Manuscript of an article published by Taylor & Francis in Teaching Artist on 02/10/2018, available online: http://www.tandfonline.com/10.1080/15411796.2018.1530520
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Depositing User: Sam Beale
Date Deposited: 30 Jan 2019 16:20
Last Modified: 11 Jul 2019 11:54
URI: https://eprints.mdx.ac.uk/id/eprint/26127

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