Video games as live performance

Credit: Video games as Live Performance was an MFA thesis experiment created by Robert Mallin that explored a new approach to the presentation of video games for a live audience. Although inspired by Esports and TwitchTV, this thesis was primarily interested in creating a live performance first and competitive play second.

Robert acted as the Producer, Director, Artistic Director, Media Designer, Scenic designerSound DesignerTechnical Director and Emcee.

Other Credits:
Lighting Design by Jiajing Qi
Show Director (Live and Stream) Jesse Easdon
Light Board Operation by Griffin Hanson
Programming and Media Playback by Tim Zawistwoski
Sound board Operation by Ben Campbell

Produced at the University of Texas at Austin
in the College of Fine Arts
Department of Theatre and Dance