AFTERGLOW: The internet is where innocence goes to die and you can come too

  • PACT 107 Railway Parade Erskineville, NSW, 2043 Australia

Presented by PACT
Created by zin

An existential comic happening exploring surfing the internet as a performative act.
zin are here to break the internet, and are inviting you to help.

Banal and mesmerising. Confronting and familiar. You’re the audience. You’re in control. If you don’t like it – change it.

Featuring YouTube, Wikipedia, Reddit, the memes of Meryl Streep you never knew you needed, click hole despair and click bait euphoria, in an internet spiral to hell and back.*

Is it profound or is it trash? We don’t know, but look at this panda video.

* Phones remain on. Talking encourages. People with short attention spans will get a lot out of it. Free pizza?

The internet is where innocence goes to die and you can come too was the recipient of the Best Live Art Award and New Zealand Tour Ready Award at the 2016 Melbourne Fringe.

zin is an arts partnership between Harriet Gillies and Roslyn Helper. Formed in 2011, zin’s work combines their respective backgrounds in experimental theatre and technology-based art, coming together to create experimental, participatory experiences that favour activation, immersion and high-stakes fun.
zin have presented work at some of Australia’s leading experimental and contemporary art institutions including: Performance Space , Kaldor Public Art Projects, PACT Centre for experimental artists, Sydney Festival, the Festival of Live Art, Underbelly Arts Lab and Festival.


AFTERGLOW

PACT’S premiere performance season showcasing new works by Australia’s most compelling emerging performance makers. AFTERGLOW features works that represent the very best of contemporary Australian performance.