A Digital 2012!
Rudman Consulting client and AmbITion Scotland participant Stellar Quines theatre company is venturing into the world of live streaming. They are live streaming on Thursday 26 January from the Traverse Theatre in Edinburgh. The List by Jennifer Tremblay will be rehearsed during the day by directors Muriel Romanes and Emma Faulkner and actress Maureen Beattie, then given a rehearsed reading in the evening followed by a discussion in Traverse Two. Stellar Quines continue to uphold their aspirations of making the most of digital opportunities for increasing the reach and scale of their work – watch this case study of their experiments so far.
The sections being live streamed are two hours of the rehearsal in the afternoon, 2pm – 4pm, and the evening performance and discussion which will start at 7.30pm and end by 9pm. There will be an attached moderated chat room, linked twitter etc., and you can view it all through the website for Stellar Quines’ next show ANA. Do join them online or in person!
HiBROW.tv has launched, with over 9 hours of High Definition (HD) arts content, filmed by documentary and film maker Don Boyd, curated by culture sector professionals. The website aims to become a social network (using the power of ning) for people who love a quality, high-brow cultural experience – for a certain clientele, the “high art” demographic, a brilliant website that aims to programme 7 hours of fresh content per month from all over the world.
Digital 2012, the national conference for the creative and digital industries in Scotland is about to launch its registrations. Co-produced by Interactive Scotland and Rudman Consulting programme AmbITion Scotland, Hannah Rudman will be opening the conference on 29th March at an evening networking party at the SECC before the conference commences on 30th March, also at SECC.
Nesta Scotland have launched their Digital R&D Fund this week – part of the digital programme of support for Scotland, alongside AmbITion Scotland (and Sync) – if you’re a Scottish arts, cultural, creative, media or digital company, this call for proposals is worth checking out.