Megaverse - Theatre meets virtual reality
New R&D project from immersive content studio Megaverse partnering with National Youth Theatre and Sheffield Hallam University to unveil a global VR first, live streaming performers directly into a virtual reality theatre space
The Megaverse XR Theatre Lab (MXRTL) is an R&D project from Ben Carlin at immersive content studio Megaverse and Producer Natalie Hall, collaborating with National Youth Theatre and Sheffield Hallam University and supported by Arts Council England, that explores how to extend the corporeal immediacy and humanity of live performance through Virtual and Extended Reality.
The project is led at SHU by Anne Doncaster, senior lecturer in digital media production.
Read more about the project in the Design Exchange report.