Science in Theater Festival is
а 3-day event that pairs artists
and playwrights with scientists,
combining theater with new technologies.

INCLUDES

3 SCIENCE-THEMED
PLAYS

created specifically for the festival by a scientist and playwright tandem

3 SCIENCE RESEARCH
PRESENTATIONS

by scientists from NYU and
CUNY

3 PANELS OF SCIENTISTS AND ARTISTS

to discuss the science and idea
of the play

EXPERIENCE NEW
TECH

presenting the latest edge-cutting inventions
that can be used in theatre

DAY
PROGRAM

1PM–5PM

Exhibition and Presentations
At exhibition, the experiences are immersive, interactive, guided and scheduled
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NIGHT
PROGRAM

7PM–10PM

SCIENCE INSPIRED
THEATRE PLAYS

The evening programming will
present theatre based
on science subjects
3 days and 3 different plays
After each play, there will be a panel with scientists, playwrights and artists to discuss the idea
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PROGRAM

DAY 1

Affinity
7pm-10pm
Playwright:
Alexis Roblan
Scientist:
Dr. Heidi Boisvert
Panel: AI for empathy and connection
Moran Cerf, Daanish Masood, Heidi Boisvert, Alexis Roblan


DAY 2

Immersive exhibition:
1pm-5pm
Zebra 2.0
7pm-10pm
Playwright:
Saviana Stanescu
Scientist:
Niki Athanasiadou, Phd.
Panel: Humans & AI - a possible love affair?
Massimo Pigliucci, Suzanne Dikker, Niki Athanasiadou, Saviana Stanescu

DAY 3

Immersive exhibition:
1pm-5pm
Eden
7pm-10pm
Playwright:
Wi-Moto Nyoka
Scientist:
Polona Šafarič Tepeš
Panel: Women in Science: Where do we invest?
Polona Šafarič Tepeš, Wi-Moto Nyoka, TDB

PLAYWRIGHTS

SCIENTISTS

PARTNERSHIPS

We are looking to curate the most exciting new tech products and present them in an immersive and engaging environment to audiences of young artists, innovators, techies, investors and journalists.

We would love to invite the inventive companies to apply to our day programming of an immersive tech-innovation expo. Fill in the form and we will contact you within 24-48 hours

IF YOUR PRODUCT OR SERVICE ARE IN

  • VR/AR
  • Smart Eyewear
  • Wearable devices
  • Brain monitoring technologies
  • Biofeedback
Submit

WHERE

The Cell Theatre
338 W 23rd St, New York, NY 10011
The cell’s mission is to curate, incubate and
develop new works in the arts.
Flexible space with 20′ ceilings, balcony, and booth, seating for 60+ people, professional lighting, sound, and projection equipment

TEAM

Tjaša Ferme

Co-Founder and Artistic Director of Transform a Theatre

Tjaša Ferme

Co-Founder and ArtisticDirector of TransformaTheatre, Creator of TheFemale Role Model Project.

TjašaFerme is a Slovenian National FilmAward and Stane Sever classical stage awardrecipient.Currently her BCI video game on gender identity is being developed at City Tech,CUNY as a Tech Spring Production. She is thecreator of a short film Ophelia’s Flip (CannesFilm Festival, 2012), a farce hit Cocktales-Confessions of a Nymphomaniac (The Cell,Abingdon Theatre, Art Basel Miami), an interactive solo show, Wild Child in the City, and anew play My Marlene. Wild Child In The Citypremiered in NYC (TheatreLab), filled houseson European Tours and received an AudienceChoice Award at 46th TSD-Week of SlovenianDrama.

Irina Nazarova

Advisor, Marketing director

Irina Nazarova

Irina Nazarova is a marketing and media professional with an extensive background in journalism, specializesin Digital Marketing, Partnerships, Content Marketing, and Public Relations. Irina has a passion for Med Tech, she is currently working as Director of Marketing at a medical technology company MemoryMD Inc.

She is also involved in The Vivid Minds media project.

VICTORIA ZAVYALOVA

Communications

Alex Webster

Alex Webster is a Social Media Manager

Svetlana Semenova

Design Manager

Svetlana Semenova

Svetlana is a marketing communications specialist with a focus on graphics and design.

She has a particular interest in the topic of human behavior and decision-making, and applies its insights in visual communication strategies.

PORTFOLIO

The Female Role Model Project (TFRMP),
2018–2019
The first interactive theatrical experience paired with neu-
roscience celebrating female pioneers.

The Female Role Model Project has been produced Off-Broadway at Art and Tech Center 3-Legged Dog in New York, at the Edinburgh Fringe and at Biennial of Art and Technology at Ammerman Symposium. It received an Honorable mention in the Creativity category of Fast Company’s World Changing Ideas Awards and a nomination for the outstanding innovative design at New York Innovative Theatre Awards.