MOSSCentre for Music on Stage and Screen
Welcome to MOSS

An interdisciplinary approach to multi-media performance genres

The Centre for Music on Stage and Screen (MOSS) promotes the interaction of history, theory and practice in the study of opera, ballet, melodrama, film, video and other multi-media performance genres. Based in the Department of Music, it encourages multi-disciplinary and inter-institutional collaboration through a developing programme of academic and practical research activities.  

Key areas of expertise

Our members are interested in themes of

  • identity
  • cultural geography
  • community
  • mobility
  • technology

Mapping the moment: Performance culture in Nottingham 1857-1867

Dr Jo Robinson's project investigates the performance and entertainment culture of the regional town of Nottingham in the mid-nineteenth-century.

Current projects


Centre for Music on Stage and Screen

Department of Music
The University of Nottingham
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0)115 951 4755
fax: +44 (0)115 951 4756