Liesbeth Groot Nibbelink is an Assistant Professor in Theatre and Performance Studies at the Media and Culture Studies Department of Utrecht University. She is the coordinator of the Master’s programme in Contemporary Theatre, Dance and Dramaturgy. She also teaches in the RMA Media, Art and Performance and the BA Media and Culture Studies programmes of the department. Her research interests include dramaturgy and scenography, spatial theory, performance ecologies and new materialism, and performance philosophy. She is the author of Nomadic Theatre: Mobilizing Theory and Practice on the European Stage (Bloomsbury 2019) and has contributed to (among others) Contemporary Theatre Review, Performance Research and to the volumes Thinking Through Theatre and Performance (Bloomsbury 2019), Staging Spectators in Immersive Performances (Routledge 2019), Intermedial Performance and Politics in the Public Sphere (Routledge 2018) and Mapping Intermediality in Theatre and Performance (Amsterdam University Press 2010). In 2013, she co-founded Platform-Scenography, an open source platform for scenographers and dramaturgs that seeks to stimulate reflection on scenography. She is also active as a dramaturg and artistic adviser. Previously she worked as a dramaturge, assistant-director and dramaturgy teacher.