In celebration of the launch of Performance Magazine Online at the British Library on 27 April 2017, LADA is pleased to offer a selection of articles from Performance Magazine.
Continuing with: The Civil Warrior, Interview with Robert Wilson by Rob La Frenais
Issue 38/39, Dec-Feb 1986
At the 1986 Dublin Festival Robert Wilson is interviewed by Rob La Frenais. Rob asks about money and funding through big donations, whether to drop the bomb or not, and more about money.
This article has been reproduced as part of Performance Magazine Online.
Rob La Frenais (founding editor of Performance Magazine, 1979–1987) has collaborated with the Live Art Development Agency to develop the Performance Magazine Online project. All sixty-six issues of Performance Magazine have been digitised and are accessible to freely search, browse and read. A new film by Hugo Glendinning and Alex Eisenberg maps the magazine’s history and legacy. Commissioned features (released May – July 2017) by Anne Bean, Hester Reeve, Lynn MacRitchie, Claire MacDonald and Nahum Mantra respond to the archive and the period when the magazine was published.
Performance Magazine Online is supported using public funding by Arts Council England
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