Staging Money: Theatre and Immateriality following the 2008 Financial Crisis

By Philip Watkinson, for Theatre Journal. Published by Johns Hopkins University Press (March 2013). This essay examines the use of money in contemporary theatre, and the recent trend of spectators being encouraged by practitioners to interact with physical currency during performances. It analyzes Clare Duffy's MONEY the game show (2013) as an indicative example, in which spectators [...]