Mermikides, Alex [Director], Mermikides, Milton [Collaborator], Weitkamp, Emma [Collaborator], Van De Velde, Ann [Collaborator], Nasrat, Andrew [Collaborator], Lofthouse, Caroline [Collaborator], Law, Rebecca [Performer], Kirkham, Adam [Performer], Rocha, Viv [Performer] and Tanczos, Anna [Performer] (2013) Bloodlines. Bloodlines.


Bloodlines is a performance, and a line of practical research into creative, compositional and collaborative strategies in science-engaged performance practices. It conveys the science and psychological experience of life-threatening blood cancer and its treatment through stem cell transplantation.

Item Type: Performance/Live Event
Event Title: Bloodlines
Locations and Dates of Event:
LocationFrom DateTo Date
Science Museum, London, U.K.18 July 201317 July 2013
Rose Theatre, Kingston upon Thames, U.K.6 November 20136 November 2013
Central School of Speech and Drama, London, U.K.7 January 20147 January 2014
Antwerp University Hospital, Antwerp, Belgium6 March 20146 March 2014
Lincoln Performing Arts Centre, Lincoln, U.K.24 April 201424 April 2014
St George's Hospital, Tooting, London, U.K.27 October 201427 October 2014
Dolce La Hulpe, Brussels, Belgium30 January 201530 January 2015
Mumford Centre, Anglia Ruskin, Cambridge, U.K.22 February 201522 February 2015
Ivy Arts Centre, Guildford, U.K.30 June 201530 June 2015
Omnibus, Clapham, London, U.K.20 October 201520 October 2015
Martin Harris Centre, Manchester, U.K.30 October 201530 October 2015
Additional Information: This work was supported by the Arts and Humanities Research Council ‘Science in Culture’ Research Network Award [grant number AH/K003518/1]. Connected to this a 2-day symposium (November 15-16, 2013) was held at University of Notre Dame in Central London.
Research Area: Biological sciences
Cancer studies
Drama, dance and performing arts
Faculty, School or Research Centre: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (until 2017) > School of Performance and Screen Studies
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Depositing User: Katrina Clifford
Date Deposited: 04 May 2015 17:04
Last Modified: 13 Apr 2017 13:36

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