Christine Balt

Postdoctoral Fellow



Christine Balt is a postdoctoral fellow at the Centre for Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies at the University of Toronto. Her research interests are rooted in applied theatre, drama education, and arts-based research. She uses drama as a research methodology and interdisciplinary pedagogy for examining the lives of urban youth, and the topics of ecological performance and collective wellbeing. She has published articles in Theatre Research in Canada/Recherches théâtrales au Canada, Research in Drama Education: the Journal of Applied Theatre and Performance, Studies in Theatre and Performance and The International Journal for Qualitative Studies in Education.