Doors at 7pm. Show at 8pm.
Hosted by Dan Wilcox, Heather Knight, & Data the robot!
Live musical interludes throughout the show by SCSI & the SCMS (Margaret Cox, Michael Johnsen, and Matt Wellins) sponsored by VIA.
**DJ Zombo will kickoff the afterparty directly following the show.**
A trio of robot arms dance to resounding electro beats.
This is a silent performance, portraying the evolution and hopeful transmutation of man. Inspired by the Book of Enoch, Egyptian Book of the Dead, and the Book of Changes.
Sleeping with your lover’s best friend can almost guarantee the end of the relationship, but what happens when his best friend isn’t human?
Are we any less human just because we are cyborgs? This operatic lamentation explores one cyborg's life as he / it tries to answer the question.
What makes machines come alive? Live research-grade robot choreography with non-anthropomorphic robots.
Video and stage effects that examine the delicate relationship between people and their technological prosthetics.
What if today’s robotic technology could be put to the test in a one-on-one wrestling tournament? How would a Honda ASIMO stack up against the Boston Dynamics Big Dog? Could a Google self-driving car defeat the high-flying power of a Reaper drone? Uh oh, RIBA the nurse robot was talking smack about the CMU CRUSHER! It’s on!
Cyborlesque is a tantalizing cyborg burlesque piece that is sure to warm your flesh and oil your joints.
Made possible by the CMU School of Art Interdisciplinary Award 2011