Alexandra Appleton

Dr

Alexandra is an independent researcher based in the Essex/Herts border. She moved down south from Liverpool in 2014 and completed her PhD (‘In Search of an Identity: The Changing Fortunes of Liverpool’s Theatre Royal, 1772-1855’) at Royal Holloway, University of London in 2015.

Alexandra won the 2010 STR New Scholar Essay Prize, featured in the Theatre Notebook 65(1) 2011 (published under her maiden name Alexandra Foy)

Contact Email Address: alexandraappleton@hotmail.com

Research Interests

Eighteenth-century theatre

Nineteenth-century theatre

Provincial theatre