In between mass distractions and digital mutations, we move about in an environment augmented by the media. Overloaded by information we live in a state of constant alertness that our ancestors only experienced in battle. Overload is a theatre show which takes on a hypertext structure. As a speech is being delivered, performers relentlessly offer links to hidden contents, which in turn trigger possible actions and images. The audience can choose either to ignore these links - and continue to listen to the speech - or to activate them. This performance is in English, with Chinese subtitles, by Sotterraneo, a Florentine theater company that was founded in 2005.
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An update on the ancient Chinese love story 'The West Chamber', New West Chamber follows the main characters’ struggle for love in face of opposing familial and societal views. Written and directed by Ding Yiteng.
Arts & Stage|MIFA 1862|
on May 14 and May 15, 2021
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