Taking a cue from theaters across the land, our unplanned but necessary interval in the project is now over. It's not the first time we've apologised for the radio silence, it may not be the last, but we do want to let you know where we are at and what's coming up soon. When you… Continue reading Seats Please
Missed us? Well, we've missed you. While we've been on our little hiatus, the team have been busy behind he scenes scheming and planning. Not to mention creating Brighton Fringe shows, making TV magic, teaching, career changes and generally being awesome.
A little while back I (Dan) met with Tab Betts, a Learning Technologist in the Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL) Team at the University of Sussex. Tab produces a podcast for the TEL team's blog.
Sound Design Workshop, held on the 6th March at St. John's College. Gabrielle the music lecturer and Matt of Spectral Spaces hosted a series of sessions and one drop in session. Each slot had a theme and all were thoroughly engaging and yielded some excellent audio.
As Louis and Matt make good progress on behind scenes technical foundations, our students are busy getting creative and starting to make the audio and visual elements we need to bring The Jumblies to life. Here is s sneak peek at what the art department have been making. The work on these elements don't stop… Continue reading Creating the stormy seas
As much as Louis and Matt would love to spend all their development time in the Wolfson Theatre, it is just not possible. Not only do they both have their own work and day jobs. But the theatre is also a very busy classroom. To overcome this, Louis has created a virtual version of the… Continue reading Behind the Magic
Second full team meeting to test prototypes and schedule workshops.
As some of you may have noticed in the video of our previous project, there is a scene in which participants can wave their hands in front of stars and trigger sounds. This a little test of our audio system in Unity which we have been trying out. We have chosen to use Fabric by… Continue reading A glimpse of the stars
This is the year that we get to show the world what currently exists in our heads. To say that we are collectively excited about this project is an understatement. As we near the project start, I figured it would be nice to explore the poem. We won't be covering it all. We are focusing… Continue reading They went to sea in a sieve they did.