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Beyond Screens Big Games w/ Gregory Manley
May 19, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PDT
Greg Manley lives in Pittsburgh, PA, where he teaches at a theatre conservatory, sells produce at a farmer’s market, and coordinates community cleanups with local non-profits. He is the former director of City of Play, the inventor of Circle Rules Football, and accomplished stage performer. Since 2008, he has performed regularly with the Mettawee River Theatre company, and continues to freelance in amphitheatre and parks programming. He’s a graduate of the Experimental Theatre Wing at NYU, the College of Extraordinary Experiences in Poland, and is native to Oakland, California.
IndieCade’s Twitch show exploring work that pushes the boundaries of, or comes entirely off the screen. Genres covered will include participatory theatre, alternate reality and live action roleplaying; escape rooms; Big Games; and alternative controllers. Each hour-long episode will feature an in-depth conversation with creators of these genre-defining games.
Airing noon Pacific on Wednesdays, weekly shows will be co-hosted by organizations and creators in monthly rotation as follows:
- First Wednesday – Playable Theatre – Hosted by the Playable Theatre Project
- Second Wednesday – Escape Rooms – Presented by Room Escape Artists
- Third Wednesday – Big Games – Presented by Come Out and Play
- Fourth Wednesday – Alternative Controllers – with Tatiana Vilela dos Santos and Alistair Aitcheson