Ellen Couchman Crook

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Department of Drama and Theatre Arts
Doctoral researcher

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PhD title: Pantomime in Birmingham and the Black Country
Supervisor: Dr. Caroline Radcliffe
PhD Drama and Theatre Studies


My doctoral research investigates the history of pantomime in Birmingham and the Black Country between 1780 and 1911. I am particularly interested in Victorian oriental productions and their relationship to local ceramic, tea and japanning trades.