COMPARATIVE DRAMA CONFERENCE 2025

After a long sojourn in Orlando under the excellent stewardship of Professor Bill Boles, CDC 2025 moves to London - the epicentre of theatre-making and innovation in the performing arts.

The conference  will be hosted by the London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art (LAMDA), the world's oldest drama school, at its Barons Court building. Join us in London for the 47th Comparative Drama Conference!

CDC is jointly convened by LAMDA and the University of Wisconsin-Madison and will run in London and Madison in alternate years.


Key dates for CDC 2025:

2 September 2024 - Call for Papers

31 January 2025 - Closing date for submissions


The conference will run from 9-11 July, 2025

Hotel options will be posted here soon.

Welcome to London!