Who gets airtime?
Who commands the stage?
Who would willingly direct their eyeballs towards the 21st century digital information wars?
AND IS ANYONE GETTING WIFI?
This on-demand digital experience has been crafted specifically for online audiences layering in unique screen content on top of live theatre performance footage. UBU SUX is a riotous dark comedy with political resonances for 2020. Performed live at Te Auaha: New Zealand Institute of Creativity (17-19 November 2020), this digital content is made just for you and only available on demand via Digital Fringe.
Grotesque, ridiculous and deeply profound, this irreverent adaptation of 'Ubu Rex' - a classic French avant-garde text from 1896 gets the 2020 treatment! Whitireia Stage and Screen students draw from a huge range of source material to amplify the messages from the original narrative to make a unique theatre event for online audiences.
Watch what you're watching. Attention is currency!
Warning: Contains strong coarse language, sudden loud noises, potentially triggering content or themes, including Sexual Harassment,Staged Violence,Misogyny,War,Animal Cruelty