DR TOM PAYNE

PERFORMANCE MAKER & ACADEMIC

"Theatrical saboteur"

The AGE

 

01 about

Dr. Tom Payne is a writer, director, performer, academic, and dramaturg. He is Senior Lecturer in Performance Studies in the College of Social Sciences and Arts at Sheffield Hallam University and Course Leader for the BA (hons) Acting and Performance. He is also Co-Director General of internationally acclaimed UK/Australian performance company Doppelgangster.

 

02 portfolio

 

03 doppelgangster

Doppelgangster is an international performance company currently creating work in the UK and Australia. Doppelgangster creates iconoclastic, politically charged, entertainment. The shows operate to encourage critique of contemporary issues at local, national and global levels. Doppelgangster responds to urgent concerns such as climate change, migration, community and class. The company is creating work for unconventional spaces, using intimate face-to-face encounters, large scale spectacle, and online environments. 

 

04 contact

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t.s.payne@shu.ac.uk

Tel: +44 7875 708 575

Owen 1143, Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield