Immersive theatre informing VR experiences

  But for as popular as immersive theater has become, it hasn't solved its scale problem. Productions like Then She Fell offer incredible intimacy between the actor and viewer, but to do so, they only fill 15 seats a night. That means a year of shows can accommodate less people than a single movie theater for half a day. A few years ago, creator Jennine Willet was having drinks with 14 creatives at Disney who worked on park attractions....

March 23, 2017 · 2 min

HRI Theme Study – robot performance of emotion in theatre

I presented my HRI theme study to the iLab meeting. We had a really interesting discussion about intentionality of motion, timing, and the uncanny valley. HRI theme study presentation

March 2, 2017 · 1 min

manuscripts – the humorous magistrate

English class, studying a play from a manuscript source document. 17th century theatre + literature took 10 years of work to prepare an interpretation of the manuscript to mount a performance Manuscript converted to actor’s script background – all info as context – period info… production analysis of space Dramaturg – text/production experts to support director Designers – set, costumes, props, sound, lighting, music composition, fighting/action, choreography… Maquette – scale model of stage to refine plans....

November 14, 2016 · 1 min