Theatre & Performance

2020 was a year unlike any other, and we’ve brought together a selection of top content reflecting the year in Theatre and Performance. Have a browse below, or head over to the individual imprint page for more. If you’re interested in writing for us, don’t hesitate to get in touch.

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A selection of 2020's highlighted research

Insights from the Editorial Team

Felicity Plester, Editorial Director - Humanities, Palgrave Macmillan

Felicity Plester

Our Theatre and Performance portfolio boasts the very best in cutting-edge, interdisciplinary research from immersive theatre to contemporary playwrights to devising performance and theatre history. Despite 2020 being a challenging year, we’ve continued to publish a diverse and high-quality programme including:

We hope you enjoy browsing our top content from 2020 and if you would like to find out more about publishing with us then don’t hesitate to get in touch with one of our editors to discuss your idea. Our experienced team will work closely with you on a plan tailored to suit your work and we offer our authors the choice to publish across a range of formats and lengths.