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Apollo Career Panel: Careers in Immersive Storytelling
December 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
APOLLO THEATER EDUCATION PROGRAM PRESENTS
Decoded: Careers in Immersive Storytelling
Presented as part of the Apollo Career Panel Series, Pathways to the Arts
Monday, December 3 at 6:00 PM
The immersive experiences offered by Virtual Reality (VR) and related technologies are changing the landscape of performance and entertainment spaces. This interactive panel will give the audience an opportunity to experience the world of VR and learn about the creative careers in these innovative platforms. Hear about the new spaces this technology has created, how artists are using these platforms to share their stories, and where the future of tech in entertainment may lead.
Moderated by Lisa Osborne, Director of Emerging Media at Black Public Media
FREE TO THE PUBLIC – RSVP REQUIRED*
For Early Arrivals (5:30pm – 6:15pm)
Thanks to our friends at Samsung, this panel will feature an interactive VR segment for our audience!
Featuring: Dinner Party - A short film based on the true story of Betty and Barney Hill, an interracial couple who in 1961 reported the first nationally known UFO abduction; Grenfell: Our Home - A powerful and original perspective on the Grenfell Tower fire and the community that existed before the fire.
**Doors open at 5:30 pm. Seating is first come, first seated. A stand-by line will be available on the day of the event.
Registration does not guarantee entry. Latecomers are admitted at the discretion of the Management. The Apollo Theater reserves the right to cancel or revoke this registration at any time.
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