StoryHackXR

7 EpisodesProduced by TOMtech | The Old Market

How do artists incorporate emerging technologies into their tool kits? As xR mediums (such as virtual, augmented and mixed reality) offer new ways to imbibe our stories, StoryHackXR is a platform for sharing how those at the leading edge are forming the cultural offer of tomorrow. StoryHackXR is bro… read more

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#7: FanSHEN on manipulating justice and the eternal search for love

February 15th, 2019

41:28

Recovering theatre company fanSHEN let us into their rehearsal room to talk about two projects - The Justice Syndicate (interactive jury based game) and Looking for Love (an AI powered story played out on a dating app). …

#6: Myra Appannah (Somnai) & Sarah Ticho (Hatsumi VR)

November 30th, 2018

30:09

Welcome to #6. James interviews Myra Appannah, writer of large-scale London immersive piece Somnai, to discuss writing narrative and developing characters for immersive theatre. Away from art-making, Chris talks to …

#5: Helen Jewell (The Old Market, Brighton) on taking a risk by programming immersive tech

November 1st, 2018

23:47

Welcome to #5. Chris interviews Helen Jewell, curator of the programme at our very own The Old Market to unpick why arts venues should be exploring …

#4: Aoi & Esteban (AΦE) talk the language of dance & technology

October 19th, 2018

37:18

This week Chris spent sometime in a dressing room at Sadler's Wells with Esteban and Aoi. We hosted the impressive WHIST back in 2017 and got a sneak peek of 0AR during our 2018 #vrLAB. Find out more about thier work at

#3 Sam Watts (Make Real) with a view from other side

October 5th, 2018

45:41

Sam Watts was named the 12th most influential voice in #VR last year - and for good reason. His extensive career and open attitude to collaboration …

#2: Lucy Hammond (Pilot Theatre) on TRAITOR

September 21st, 2018

34:11

How do you transpose live theatre into a digital product? York-based Pilot Theatre share their process and discovery of translating Traitor from site specific show to virtual reality experience. Find out more about the …

#1: Annette Mees (from the Royal Opera House) on the beach

September 4th, 2018

21:42

Brighton is at its best during the summer - join us with the wonderful Annette Mees, head of Audience Labs at the Royal Opera House where we talked …

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