March 18, 2009 Here are more photos of the dynamic world premiere of “Theoretical Isolation: A Post-Atomic Experiment at the urban design project”, performed at Arcosanti last Saturday, by a group of actors from Chicago Members of the group are: Seth Bockley, Jessica Hudson, Chloe Johnston, Ira S. Murfin, Kerensa Peterson, Angela Tillges and Seth Zurer. [Photos: tt, Chihiro Saito & text: sa] The audience had a chance to meet with the actors after the performance. More information on facebook. [Photo: tt & text: sa]
Samsung has launched an app that makes theatre performances available to view on its Smart TVs.Digital Theatre, a company that films UK theatre productions and makes them available to view in HD online, has developed the app. Users that buy a performance on Digital Theatre’s online platform will be able to watch it on Samsung Smart TV’s via the new app.“Today’s launch takes Digital Theatre off the desktop and into the living room, taking homes around the world to the best seats in the house at the touch of a button,” Digital Theatre said in a statement.
SPI International/Filmbox is launching three linear TV channels on YoufoneTV, the new OTT TV service being launched by Dutch SIM-only MVNO Youfone, including its new gaming-focused offering.Youfone’s TV customers will be able to view DocuBox, SPI Internationals documentary channel, fightBox, the group’s combat sports offering featuring live mixed martial arts events, and Gametoon, the new interactive gaming channel aimed at a millennial audience launched by the broadcaster last year at MIPCOM. Gametoon features highlights of popular video games, entertainment content from gaming YouTubers and eSports.“With YoufoneTV we are eager to start with fresh content and new channels and thereby offering a different and unique television package in comparison to most operators in the Netherlands,” said Valentijn Rensing, CEO of Youfone.“SPI’s channels on the YoufoneTV platform are broadcast without any commercial breaks. All three channels offer premium content from the world’s top producers,” said Berk Uziyel, SPI’s executive director. “We are happy to reach new audiences and grow our presence in this part of Europe.”