VirtualArtsTV (http://virtualarts.tv) has announced the WiredArts Fest, the first of its kind, live- streamed performing arts festival. Think of a Fringe Festival, but online, where the audience is global, seating is unlimited and viewers can participate in live chat discussions, interact through Twitter and Facebook, while the performance is happening.
The WiredArts Fest will feature 14 shows running in repertory over 12 days. Performances include Abstract Nude, written by Gwydion Suilebhan (a true digital play experience), Exit 12 (a NYC dance company whose work is based on AD Roman Baca's service in the Marines) , Sartre's Huis Clos "No Exit" (performed in French with English subtitles and Die: Roll to Proceed (an audience participatory choose-your-own-adventure comedy with 240 possible outcomes). Additional performances include Les Muses, White With Some Color, Clippings, Alice and Elizabeth's One Woman Show, S.T.A.R. Theatre, TITS, Grapefruit, The Saltwater Hotel and Patriot Brass Ensemble and Words of Choice: Roe at 40.
Join in the theatre or online from February 19th - March 2nd, 2013. Program A at 7pm, Program B at 9:15pm GMT-5.
To purchase tickets, visit http://virtualarts.tv/wiredartsfest/tickets. In-House Tickets: $18. General Admission Online tickets: $2.50 for high quality stream without commercial interruptions / $35 All-Festival Pass.
The New Media Center at the Secret Theatre is located at 4402 23rd Street Long Island City, NY. Or tune in to the high quality, commercial free stream on http://VirtualArts.tv.