Welcome to the Theatre Dictionary’s conversation about the term environmental theatre.

On environmental theatre’s official page, we define the term as a style of production in which the audience inhabits the same space as the performance. But now we want to know what the term environmental theatre means to you. You can use the comments section to tell us.

— Have you ever seen an environmental theatre production? What was it?

— How did watching an environmental theatre show impact your experience as an audience member?

If you’d like to make a video of your own about the term environmental theatre, then we’d love to hear from you! Just email us through our contact page. Tell us about yourself and why you want to make a video. We’ll be in touch ASAP and give you details on how to add your video to the Theatre Dictionary!


Mark Blankenship, Theatre Dictionary editor