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Social Media: Platforms, Networks and Influences

  • Bree HadleyEmail author
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Abstract

This chapter presents a communication model that captures the distinctive characteristics of social media when this technology is used in the theatre industry, and the distinctive ways in which these characteristics drive the relationships between artists, audiences and the public at large that play out as a result. It provides central terms, concepts and theories that can be used to understand the way theatre makers use a range of social media platforms, applications, technologies and networks to create, critique, capture audiences for or assess the value of their work.

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  1. 1.Queensland University of TechnologyBrisbaneAustralia

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