A digital adaptation of Liz Lerman's
Critical Response Process
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    The Story So Far

    In September 2013, Yorkshire Dance, in partnership with Breakfast Creatives and the University of Leeds, was chosen by Nesta, Arts Council England and Arts & Humanities Research Council as one of over 60 arts and cultural projects to receive funding from the £7 million...

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  2. A word cloud made up from the responses to Robbie Synge's new work Douglas in CRP1

    respond_ part 2

    We observed that a high number of participants using the respond_ site during the first live week of the Critical Response Process online (CRP1) were completing the four-step process in one sitting as opposed to waiting for the artist’s response and interacting with other...

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    Robbie Synge reflects on respond_

    A few weeks after the first round of Critical Response Process ended, here at respond_, Robbie Synge is back in the Highlands, working on ‘Douglas’ with all your feedback and questions in his head. He’s preparing to share his work-in-progress with you during our...

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    respond_ is live!

    It feels as if it’s been a long time coming, but at last respond_ is live… and it works! respond_is a new digital platform, based on Liz Lerman’s renowned Critical Response Process (CRP), built by Yorkshire Dance, Breakfast Creatives, the University of Leeds &...

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    Brighid responds to CRP Round One

    Dr. Brighid Webster is a member of our ‘Closed Research Group’, and took part in the first round of the Critical Response Process with Hagit Yakira in September. Here’s how she got on… ____________ My Response… From initial guarded bewilderment to a gathering sense...

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    Enhancing audience empathy through technology

    In the past few weeks I have spontaneously encountered several posts, blogs and articles that have focussed, in their own way, and often without explicitly aiming to, on the significance of empathy in shaping and enhancing the audience experience. The first was an article...

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    Behind the scenes of the digital platform respond_

      Two weeks to go now until the launch of respond_ and we are certainly keeping busy! The team at Breakfast have been building, testing and reviewing the new online platform respond_ ready to launch on 17th September. To make this possible we have...

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    With a little help…

    Antony Dunn, Marketing & Communications Manager of Yorkshire Dance, and member of the respond_ team, reflects on what it really means to be part of a very, very collaborative project ________ We’re more than halfway through the official year-long life our Digital R&D Fund...

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    Respond_ … the votes are in!

    During the week of 6th-14th March 2014 Yorkshire Dance invited the public to vote online for two of six shortlisted dance works to be commissioned. With 1600 votes cast from around the world, the two artists selected to make and perform their new pieces...

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    Shortlisting Panel 21st January 2014

    In December 2013, Yorkshire Dance invited proposals from artists interested in contemporary choreography and practice in the search for six artistic ideas, for a short 10-20 minute work. On Tuesday 21st January 2014, a panel of judges from Yorkshire Dance, Breakfast Creative and the...

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