Adrian Jackson in conversation with international Theatre of the Oppressed pioneers discussing their work and their response to the current moment. Cardboard Citizens, 2020.
One of the first books to document international community theatre through detailed case studies. These are excellent observations of diverse practices. Van Erven went on to establish the International Community Arts Festival. Eugene van Erven, 2001
The eight international case studies in this book show a broad range of participatory theatre approaches, each demonstrating radical empowerment, and offering provocative food for thought for practitioners. Richard Boon & Jane Plastow, 2004
This was one of the first books to set participatory theatre in an academic frame of reference. It looks at applied drama from a critical perspective asking important questions about purpose, efficacy, value and ethics. Helen Nicholson, 2005