SO IT IS (OR IT SEEMS TO ME) - PIRANDELLO VR
Written, directed and performed by Elio Germano, directed in VR by Omar Rashid
The show is a rewrite for virtual reality of So it is (if you like) by Luigi Pirandello, adapted and directed by Elio Germano, also interpreter of the character Lamberto Laudisi. It is a project presented by the Teatro della Toscana Foundation, Infinito Theatrical Productions, Gold Productions.
So it is (or it seems to me) the Pirandello text falls in modern society, where “spying” on the other is even easier thanks to the use of new media.The show was in fact designed to be made in virtual reality, a new technological tool, between cinema and theater, capable of placing the spectator at the center of the scene. Through headphones and viewers, the public is no longer in the theater, but inside the luxurious apartment where the story takes place, more precisely inside the body of one of the characters, who sees and hears everything …