Ann-Droid-The Wonderful Adventures of Robot Girl! NCM
For ages: 4 upwards
" Grace, Humour, Creativity-every moment was remarkable" " The technology is an organic part of the story"
The unique show combines theatre with the newest digital technologies: projection, a smart LED costume, a robot ball and a drone in a fascinating story for all ages.In the 21st century Pinocchio -Ann, the robot girl is to become human. During her wonderful journey on the ground, in the air and underwater she has to face many challenges that help her discover the most important virtues in life. Before the very eyes of the audience the drawn animation comes to life where performers move together with the projected visuals creating a 3D movie experience. The story displays the complexity of their relationship, we can get to know Alfred’s different robots, together with many fantastic creatures, such as Foot-Mushroom, Lolly-Pot and Hand-Whisk. Thanks to their delightful personalities and jolly design the partially drawn and partially real beings turn out to be equally main characters to the performers. Alfred gives Ann one task: to collect and bring back home the lost creatures. Due to unexpected and diverse incredible adventures on their way, both of them have to evolve. By learning from their mistakes, Alfred and Ann find their way back to each other.
Marketing selling points
-Modern version of Pinnochio with a Robot Girl as the central character -Great use of new technology to engage the audience - Promo videos, highly visual and engaging photography -company can also deliver workshops with technology and outdoor shows to help with promotion opportunities -No venue tech is required for the operation of the show
Key audience and marketing notes
-Contemporary version of Pinnochio with Ann-Droid as the central figure. -Show is delivered with Live animations, projections, live performance, dance, robots and a drone. all operated by the performers. -It is the perfect show for families and young children from 4 plus - Exciting work with digital storytelling at it's finest
Community Engagement activities
The team can tour with 2 extra shows as well as Ann_droid. An outdoor street or indoor work that involves dance and animation. The workshop offer also gives participants the opportunity to work with animation and interaction with live performance.
What is this?
|Technical specifications||Download Now|
|Theatre formats||Pros Arch, Black Box, Hall|
|Bump in (hours)||5|
|Bump out (hours)||2|
The company has set up the show so lighting, sound and projections are all operated and run by the performance team. In Australia they will most likely bring their own LED lights (please see Tech Specs) They will use some of the standard venue rig depending on the space
They use the House Sound system and operate the show sound themselves. Please see visuals on the Tech Specs
The main item required is a rear projection screen and cables. The rest of the show is the performers and props. Please see Tech Specs for visual diagram of the set up. They need access behind the screen.
Stage dimensions (meters)
|Width: 8-10||Height: 4-5|
|Depth: 6-7||Wing space: 1-3|
As the show is operated by the company, venue staff do not need to operate on the show