PhD in Theatre Studies, National University of Singapore, Singapore
MA in Drama by Practice-as-Research, University of Kent, United Kingdom
BA in Dramatic Literature and Theatre, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico
Dr Felipe Cervera is a Mexican theatre and performance maker and academic based in Singapore since 2012. His research interests are collaborative academia (teaching and research), and the social and artistic production of outer space. He has published widely on these topics in top tier international peer-reviewed journals and edited volumes.
As an educator, Dr Cervera is interested in using theatre and performance as methods of relational pedagogies, offering students an opportunity to experience learning as a world-making practice. He serves as Co-Editor of the international peer-reviewed journal Global Performance Studies, as Associated Editor of Performance Research, and as a member in various editorial and academic advisory boards.
As an actor and director, he has worked and toured extensively across The Americas, Europe, and Southeast Asia. His latest directorial work, Miss British (2019), was a commission by Esplanade Theatres on the Bay, Singapore’s national performing arts centre.