Senior Project Advisor
hegemony, capitalism, acting, Suzuki, Grotowski, mindfulness, mental health
Capitalist hegemony wreaks havoc on the psyche through exploitation, isolation, and encouragement of worry. Actor training offers healing in the ways in which it encourages self value, connection, and mindfulness, therefore serving as a powerful tool for coping with anxiety and depression exacerbated by life under a capitalist system.
Theatre & Dance
Phillips, Danielle, "The Power of Play: Theatre’s Potential for Healing the Wounds of Capitalism" (2023). WWU Honors College Senior Projects. 758.
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