Technology has made a huge impact on our society. Some have questioned, how it has affected technical theatre? There are many unique roles that perform different jobs in technical theatre. Technology has enhanced how we see theatre today. Lighting, sound and set design work together each in their own unique way to tell a story to a captive audience.
A play about the challenges and consequences of robotic actors. The play appears to be a simulation of the use of robots as stage actors. In the beginning, the audience believes they are watching a traditional American play, but as the “rehearsal” continues, they come to realize the actors are less than human. When a single human actor is brought onto the cast, disastrous results follow. The play ends by begging the question – do we control the robots, or do the robots control us?