Ben Ni Walen: mobilising for human rights using participatory theatre
This guide introduces the basics of participatory research and participatory theatre methodology. It provides information on a range of participatory theatre methods, and provides illustrative examples of how to use them to explore human rights issues with rural communities. Background information on these specific issues is included. . Participatory theatre can be an effective tool for working with people in communities who have had little or no formal education and cannot read and write; this is especially the case in rural areas.