Android actor Germinoid F takes to the stage as a part of Arts Centre Melbourne's Asian Theatre Series
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Innovative short play about a young girl diagnosed with a terminal illness, and the gentle nursemaid android who reads poetry to her.
A strange and provocing fusion of theatre and science from Japan’s Android-Human Theatre, performed by human actors and an extremely life-like robot, the Geminoid F. From one of Japan’s best-known theatre directors Oriza Hirata together with Professor Hiroshi Ishiguro, a robotics specialist from Osaka University and ATR Intelligent Robotics & Communications Laboratory.