"A Once-in-a-Generation Opportunity": Adopting The Theatre Green Book

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This chapter discusses how three UK theatre organisations - The Royal National Theatre (London), Tinderbox Theatre Company (Belfast, Northern Ireland) and Theatre Alibi (Exeter, Devon) - adopted the first volume of The Theatre Green Book to begin embedding decarbonisation and circular economy principles in their live production work as they emerged from the “lockdown” restrictions of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationSustainable choices
Subtitle of host publicationPotentials and practices in performance design
EditorsRaisa Kilpeläinen, Tomi Humalisto
Place of PublicationHelsinki
PublisherTheatre Academy, University of the Arts Helsinki
ISBN (Electronic)978-952-353-066-9
ISBN (Print)978-952-353-065-2
Publication statusPublished - 2023

Publication series

NameThe Publication Series of the Theatre Academy (Teatterikorkeakoulun julkaisusarja)
PublisherUniversity of the Arts Helsinki
ISSN (Print)0788-3385


  • theatre
  • design
  • sustainability

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