Dr Victor Ladron de Guevara

Dr Victor Ladron de Guevara

Lecturer in Theatre & Performance

School of Humanities and Performing Arts (Faculty of Arts & Humanities)


MAPP: Programme Leader

Teaching and supervision: BA (Hons) Theatre & Performance and MA Performance Practice

Project supervision: MRes Theatre & Performance

Postgraduate Research Supervision: currently 2 MPhil/PhD candidates

Second year BA (Hons) Theatre & Performance co-ordinator

Responsible for all inbound and outbound exchange students

Responsible for the co-ordination of the 'Theatre Visits and Events' programme. Through this programme, the Theatre & Performance subject (in collaboration with Peninsula Arts) invites a selected number of professional theatre companies to perform in ouruniversity.

Currently involved in curriculum development for the BA (Hons) Theatre & Performance programme.


PhD (London), MA (London/Surrey), BA (Mexico)

Teaching interests

Intercultural theatre; Physical Theatre; Performance Research

Research interests

Interrelation of Theory and Practice, Interculturalism, Physical Theatre, Latin American/Hispanic Theatre, Devising, Acting Training, Contemporary Performance, and Critical Theories.

Other research

I have 16 years experience as a performer and director working in México, Chile, and England. I also have trained in a range of diverse disciplines embracing aspects of Eastern as well as Western theatre praxis (including diverse acting styles, improvisation, martial arts, movement and body awareness).