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Hacking The Android Circuit (2017)
Location: CCA-Glasgow, Scotaland Words: Torch-rnn Performance: The Robot and Bob (The iRobot 533, Bob Moyler,
Susan Robertson, Andrew Scade, Torch-rnn) Technician: John Pooley Live stream technicians: Lewis Den Hertog, Chris MacInnes Camera: Lewis Den Hertog Supported by Creative Scotland, University of Glasgow, National Library Scotland, CCA-Glasgow
An adaptation of 'The Android Circuit' by Tom McGrath
Permission for using original scripts was kindly given by the Tom McGrath Trust and Traverse Theatre
The live stream begins 15 mins before the doors open. The performance begins at around 8 mins with a series of monotonous daily actions. In the background Torch-rnn trains on the three scripts of The Android Circuit. The audience have entered and the doors close around 30 mins. The first sample script is created and Ruby the android enters around 37 mins. The length of the samples decrease and the temperature of the samples increase each scene.