WHAT CAN I BECOME? // PRISM FORUM THEATER
SPLICING FORUM THEATER AND GAME DESIGN
Forum theater, with its special mix of live elements and blend of fiction and reality, has a fantastic potential to innovate and create new contracts with the audience. Forum Theatre Prism’s attempt WHAT CAN I BECOME? aims to fertilize the forum theater form with a take from the game design universe and explore what happens to the audience’s desire to interact when the framework of the stage is partially dissolved.
CHOICES – BOTH FORM AND CONTENT
Since we wanted to develop the experiment for young people/with young people, it had to be a topic relevant to them, so we simply asked a group of young people what they would like to see theater about. The answer was; “Something we can use for something!” Choice of education was one of the specific answers.
Read the trial’s statement of intent here