Meriel Kenley is a dramaturge and researcher in theatre and film studies at the École Normale Supérieure de Lyon. She is writing a PhD thesis under the supervision of Gilles Mouëllic and Julie Sermon on the use of video in the creative process in the performing arts.
She has been making video independently since 2010 and has been a "video-dramaturge" for the dance-theatre collective Nyx, which was notably in residence at Ramdam un centre d'art, Sainte-Foy-lès-Lyon (3-15 December 2018).
More recently, she has collaborated with Coline Bardin, Arianna Camilli, Adél Juhasz, Emma Saba. She is a scientific assistant to the Research Mission of La Manufacture and will be teaching Methodology for the Theatre Bachelor's degree from the beginning of the academic year 2022.