Ross Brannigan

Lecturer, Communication Studies (Digital Media and Performance)

Phone: +64 9 921 9999 extn 8356

Email: ross.brannigan@aut.ac.nz

Physical Address:
School of Communication Studies
Faculty of Design & Creative Technologies
AUT University

Qualifications:

  • MA (First Class Hons), Communication Studies
  • BA
  • Cert, Secondary School Teaching

Research Areas:

  • Intermediality
  • Cinematic Theatre & Theatrical Cinema
  • The Use of Digital Media in Live Theatre
  • Liminality

Publications:

Selected Presentations/Publications

  • 2011, Expanding Documentary – Navigating Diverse Cultures in the Production of Look at you Aroha Atu Aroha Mai
  • 2009, Auckland Fringe – Holding the Digital Mirror up to Nature
  • 2009 Counties Manukau District Health Board – Look at You – Aroha Atu, Aroha Mai
  • 2008, ANZSA Dunedin - Holding the mirror up to nature – constructing a practice-as-research project to explore theories of the digital double from the perspective of the actor
  • 2004, ANZSA Canberra - Possible Interfaces Between interactive Digital Media and Live Shakespearian Theatre

Professional theatre and screen practice includes:

  • KR Actors
  • Short Film – Martha & Edward – Dirs Dennis Brooks & Ayla Amano, The Lost One – Dir Yvette Thomas
  • TV – 50+ Eps - Almighty Johnsons, Spartacus, Cancerman, Legend of the Seeker
  • Film – Tracker, Redhead – Loving Lucy
  • Theatre – 30+ productions - Hamlet, Me & My Friend, Icarus’ Mother at Court, Mercury, Centrepoint, Fortune