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Dr

Robert Walton

Senior Lecturer In Theatre (Acting)
Victorian College of the Arts
Contemporary Performance Practices
Directing and Dramaturgy
Mobile Computing and Smartphones
Theatre and Performance Studies
Art and Science
Theatre Training
Art and Computing
Computing and Performance
Interaction and Immersion
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Dr

Robert Walton

 
Division
Fine Arts and Music
 
Primary Interest
Theatre and Performance Studies
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Dr

Robert Walton

 

Projects

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Scholarly Works

Displaying the 10 most recent scholarly works by Robert Walton.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2019

Green Room Award - Nomination - Innovation in Site Responsive Performance - Vanitas

Green Room Awards Association

2019

Green Room Award - Nomination - Best Production - Vanitas

Green Room Awards Association

2019

Commissioned Artist for The Goat Island Archive and Chicago Year of Theater

City of Chicago

2019

Jackman Goldwasser Resident Artist

Hyde Park Arts Center, Chicago

2018

The Webby Award - Nomination - Art & Experimental Mobile Sites & Apps - Vanitas

International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences

2018

Feasibility Study Funding - Child of Now - Arts Centre Melbourne

City of Melbourne

2018

PVI Collective and Blast Theory International Residency

Australia Council For The Arts

2018

Excellence in Teaching Award 2018 - Victorian College of Arts

Faculty of Fine Arts and Music

2015

Positive Champion Award - Received on behalf of The Victorian College of the Arts

Living Positive Victoria

2015

Regional Training and Engagement Fund - FRISK: Festival of New Work (Natimuk)

Creative Victoria and The Victorian College of the Arts

2015

Dean's Discretionary Fund - Delegation of students & staff to attend UNESCO International Theatre Institute Asia-Pacific Bureau of Drama Schools

University of Melbourne

2014

Regional Training and Engagement Fund - FRISK: Festival of New Work (Natimuk and Benalla)

Creative Victoria and The Victorian College of the Arts

2014

Digital Theatre Fund with Arts House Melbourne

Australia Council For The Arts

2014

Special Project Funding - ENUF is Enough project in collaboration with Living Positive Victoria

VCA Foundation Board

2013

Regional Training and Engagement Fund - ‘Three Performances of Community’ project in partnership with Centre for Cultural Partnerships

Creative Victoria and The Victorian College of the Arts

2012

Conference and Creative Research Activity Fund

University of Melbourne

2011

Made in Scotland - Curated Edinburgh Festivals Showcase Fund

Creative Scotland

2008

National Touring Fund

Scottish Arts Council

2006

Seed Funding

Scottish Arts Council

2006

SURGE! Commission

Tramway, Glasgow

2005

Creative Lab Residency 2005 (year long)

Centre for Contemporary Art

2004

Creative Lab Residency 2004 (year long)

Centre for Contemporary Art

2003

Dark Lights Commission

Tramway, Glasgow

2011

FHEA - Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (UK)


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Senior Lecturer In Theatre (Acting)

Victorian College of the Arts

Curator, Hot: New Dance And Performance From Australia

Culture 2014 for The XX Commonwealth Games, Glasgow

Fellow

Higher Education Academy

Co-Founder And Artistic Director

Fish & Game

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

University of Melbourne

Teaching and Learning in Higher Arts Education

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

Master of Science Information Technology

The University of Glasgow

Bachelor of Arts with Honours in Theatre

Dartington College of Arts

International Linkages


Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

United Kingdom