Talk: How digital theatre tells stories - Schauspielhaus Graz - Salonieren#digital

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How digital theatre tells stories

In the second edition of Salonieren#digital, F. Wiesel (Hanke Wilsmann & Jost von Harleßem) discuss with Sonja Prlic, part of Salzburg's media art group »gold extra«, how stages and actors function in the digital space. Theatre in the digital realm is no less immersive: The audience merges with avatars, performers from all over the world meet in virtual chatrooms and sets follow their own laws. Sometimes robots talk about their own feelings. What remains of theatre when it connects with media? And what happens when it immerses itself in it completely? How do computers tell stories? Let's find out!