When researching ways to augment reality onstage of course we are following in the footsteps of Disney! Check out the Disney Research Studios in Zurich…
Research and development in XR (Extended Reality) platforms to support Art Performances to break through the Fourth wall that is the invisible imagined wall that separates the performer from the audience.
Stage one of The Red Brick Wall project we aim to support the combining of current technology to host virtual audience interaction within a virtual performance space. This is part of the Alex Theatre project in St Kilda and supports the work in Virtual Venues.
The Red Brick Wall project has a total of 10 stages. each stage will build towards the development of a platform that will allow travel within time and space.