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School of Arts and Media

Dr John Zibell Jr



John Zibell has trained and worked professionally as a director, an actor, and a scholar of cinema, theatre, and performance art. He holds a PhD in Performance Studies specializing in training of the mediated body. Both his dissertation and doctoral Practice as Research works focus on image and montage as models of consciousness in 20th century performance and training practices. 


Directing Fiction L6, Producing and Directing L5, Final Film Projects Research and Methodologies Seminar L6

Research Interests

Training, devised cinema, montage, image, processual philosophy.


Eye, Camera, Rhizome: Acting With Camera. Accepted for Publication by Performance Matters May 2020