Theater for Change - a forum theater experience on mental health and homelessness

Brønnum Larsen & Maria Louise

Studenteropgave: Speciale


The thesis focuses on the use of Agusto Boal's forum theater emthod as a participatory approach to communication. Through the use of participant observation, I examine a one week forum theater event in Londn, where homeless people with mental health problems use forum theater as a means to explore their problems with relevant health -and hostel staff. Theorists include Augusto Boal and Paulo Freire.

UddannelserKommunikation, (Bachelor/kandidatuddannelse) Kandidat
Udgivelsesdato1 sep. 2011


  • Communication, social change, dialogue, forum theater, participation, disability, mental health, homelessness