This time last year, whilst on holiday I read Yuval Noah Harari’s book ’21 Lessons for the 21st Century’. The chapter about the threat to countless industries from the onset of AI and robotics made me think that theatre was uniquely placed to survive this, as it is real people in a real room having the shared experience between performance and audience.
One year later, flip this 180 degrees, and we are where we are. Uniquely placed to be the most vulnerable!
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