Talk:Museum theatre

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US only?[edit]

All the examples given are from the US. Are these techniques used in other countries, or is this primarily a US phenomenon? Either way, the article should say. Also, if it is primarily a US activity, I suggest that US spellings should be used, such as "theater" rather than "theatre", because "[a]n article on a topic that has strong ties to a particular English-speaking nation uses the English of that nation". cmadler (talk) 16:54, 4 February 2011 (UTC)

The spelling of museum theatre has been widely established in seminal texts like the Tessa Bridal book and the Catherine Hughes book, so I do not believe that it should be changed because it would not be true to the scholarly discourse of the topic. I do agree that the P.O.V. should be broadened to include the international museum theatre movement like the Science Museum of London, where Hughes did much of her research and work. I will try to work on this and rewording of the intro soon. CLAvalon (talk) 03:48, 5 February 2011 (UTC)