Home - Surround Sound Performance


“Home” was an experiment with the scenographic use of sound to construct and deconstruct a sense of ‘home’. The piece used surround sound, placed real sounds (made by performers), smells, and wind. I directed and orchestrated, while operating the recorded sounds (and the toaster!). The audience were made to wear ‘3D’ glasses (effectively cardboard blindfolds with the conceit of allowing them to ‘see’ in 3D). I wrote a short paper accompanying the piece: