Daniel Fine

media | projection | system

 design & integration

Elevator #7 : Live Performance in Shared Virtual Worlds

Virtual Reality & Live Performance

Co-Principal Investigator, Artistic Director, Co-Creator, Digital Media & Experience Design

Role:

Outcomes/Dissemination:

December 2018:

Performance: Mabie Theatre, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

June 2019:

Conference Presentation: Prague Quadrennial, Czech Republic

About:

Co-Principal Investigator with Interim Dean and Professor Joe Kearney on a transdisciplinary team of faculty for an awarded Creative Matches Grant ($13,000.00). Build a scalable, public performance that explores the theatrical possibilities of emerging VR technologies. Members of the “audience” will each wear a head-mounted display and share a virtual environment with live performers.

Tech Specs:

Room-scale VR experience with Four live cameras, Greenscreen, Unity, HTC Vive.

Key Creative Team:

Co-Creator | Unity & Vive Director: Joseph Kearney

Co-Creator | Writer | Co-Director: Alan MacVey

Co-Creator | Sound Design: Bryon Winn

Co-Creator | Monica Correia: 3D Design

Live Video | Choreography: Marc Macaranas

Unity Programmer: Xiao Song

Performer: Joseph Osheroff

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