War of the Worlds Revisited (in progress) created and presented @ Musitk (Montreal): June 30, July 01, 2012
Inspired in part by Orson Welles ‘The War of the Worlds’ radio drama broadcast. The original broadcast was aired via The Mercury Theatre and CBS on Halloween night – October 30, 1938. The episode was an adaptation of H. G. Wells’s novel The War of the Worlds.
In this AR (Augmented Reality) adaptation, we – hack space – and explore the power of media as an intervention to alter and augment the participants reality at any given moment – especially if the media’s content is experienced out of context.
Created by John Naccarato and Shereen Soliman