• AHRC London Arts and Humanities Partnership Research

    Royal Central School of Speech and Drama

    Collaborative Doctoral Award with

    The State Archive of Verona - MusALab Archive Franca Rame Dario Fo

    Liberate Rame

    An Archival and Practice-Based Revival of the Creative and Political Labour of the Actress, Theatre-Maker, and Archivist Franca Rame (1929/2013).

    Filomena has been awarded by London Arts and Humanities Partnership (LAHP) an Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) funded Research Studentship at Royal Central School of Speech and Drama starting in October 2020. A Collaborative Doctoral Award with the Verona State Archive/MusALab Franca Rame Dario Fo.

    Work title for this project: Liberate Rame. An Archival and Practice-Based Revival of the Creative and Political Labour of the Actress, Theatre-Maker, and Archivist Franca Rame (1929/2013).

  • Teaching

    Filomena Campus - MA Theatre Directing, First Class BA Hons in Foreign Languages and Literature - has been working as a visiting lecturer and freelance director in UK universities such as the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, East15 Acting School University of Essex, Kingston University (Live Art and Theatre Dept.), Bucks New University, and UCL. In her work as an educator, Filomena has taught variously on theatre directing, acting, devising and physical theatre, improvisation techniques, voice and movement, theatre semiotics, text and performance analysis, political theatre and contextual studies. Additionally, Filomena gives regularly theatre and vocal masterclasses and workshops on jazz singing, acting, directing, and vocal improvisation.

    Training and Theatre Encounters

    Filomena has worked, studied or collaborated with international theatre practitioners such as Nobel Price winner Dario Fo, Franca Rame, Stefano Benni, Eugenio Barba & Odin Teatret, Roberta Carreri, Julia Varley, Marco Paolini, Marcello Magni (Complicite), Augusto Boal, Adrian Jackson, Judith Malina (Living Theatre), Toby Wilsher (Trestle Theatre), Frank Millward (Lumiere and Sons), Mei Bao Jiu (Bejing Opera), Lelio Lecis (Teatro Akroama), Mario Pirovano (Dario Fo Franca Rame Company), Franko B, Marina Abramovic. She has attended training classes or workshops with Peter Brook, GITIS Moscow, Frantic Assembly, David Glass, Familie Floez, Richard Eyre, Mitch Mitchelson, Laban contemporary dance, Clive Mendus (Complicite), Luigi Squarzina, Carlo Quartucci and many more.