Dr Laura Haughey

Convenor, Senior Lecturer

School of Arts



Actor training; psychophysical actor training; proprioception and the actor's body; neuroscience and performance; inclusive theatre practice

Recent Publications

  • Haughey, L., & Armstrong, D. (2019). On the Theatricality of Sign Languages on Stage. Performance Research, 24(4), 76-79. doi:10.1080/13528165.2019.1641327

  • Haughey, L., & Armstrong, D. (2019). Sign theatre Masterclass Aotearoa New Zealand [Director/Developer]. Playhouse Theatre, Hamilton, New Zealand. Retrieved from

  • Calude, A. S., Haughey, L., & Bensley, K. (2018). One story, two languages: sign and spoken language share the theatre stage. Retrieved from

  • Haughey, L., & Hopkinson, B. (2018). At the end of my hands. In Festival of Ideas, Edge Hill University, Lancashire.

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Contact Details

Name  Extn.  Username  Room  Department
Haughey, Dr Laura 9196 haughey I.4.14 Theatre Studies and Dance