The Big Data Show goes online!

Visit production page Press release: 26 August 2020 Civic Digits Theatre Company is pleased to announce that its ground-breaking, interactive production The Big Data Show, reshaped to a purely digital form, will be presented in Scottish schools this September. Originally scheduled as a live show for June 2020, The Big Data Show was cancelled in [...]

COVID-19 UPDATE

The Big Data Show team has been closely monitoring the ever-changing COVID-19 situation. In light of the latest guidance, we are sorry to announce that all planned schools and public performances of The Big Data Show are now cancelled. When the situation becomes safe again, we plan to deliver the workshop element of the project at [...]

Staging Money: Theatre and Immateriality following the 2008 Financial Crisis

By Philip Watkinson, for Theatre Journal. Published by Johns Hopkins University Press (March 2013). This essay examines the use of money in contemporary theatre, and the recent trend of spectators being encouraged by practitioners to interact with physical currency during performances. It analyzes Clare Duffy's MONEY the game show (2013) as an indicative example, in which spectators [...]