Luke is internationally known for his innovative theatre workshops and the application of theatre to social issues. He has run workshops on Shakespeare in the townships of South Africa, on trance performance in England, on the acting of gender in North America, on development issues in the displaced peoples’ camps in North Sudan, on performance skills in Malawi, on post-conflict resolution in Kosovo, and on devising in Brazil. He has led workshops on text and theatre skills in schools and colleges around the world.
Luke is always happy to devise workshops for any group and any situation.
Luke’s book Play-Acting is an inspired book of theatrical jumping-off points for actors, teachers, and directors. Drawing upon his thirty years of designing and leading theatre workshops, Luke’s book goes to the heart of contemporary theatre practice.