2020 Education Season ATYP_EDUCATION_2020 - Page 11

ATYP 08—09 Education 2020 Winner! Junior ATYP Foundation Commission 2019 The year is 2079. Artificial Intelligence co–exists peacefully with humans, until the appearance of an exceptionally clever AI named Neutron Finch. On the first day of kindergarten, Neutron reads the entire collection of literary works in the history of humanity. This unprecedented feat attracts a gaggle of AI followers, who start withdrawing from the children. Then one night, a group of sixth graders are summoned to the oval… Venue SBW Stables Theatre Nimrod Street, Darlinghurst The AI’s want souls. Specifically, theirs. It’s up to the secret six to solve the greatest existential question of all time within a week. Will their soul-searching Duration 70 mins + 20mins Q&A provide the answers they need to stop AI becoming humanity's worst nightmare? Tickets $23 1 free teacher per 10 students atyp.com.au The Junior ATYP Foundation Commission awards invest in work for young people to perform. A canon of work for young actors aged 10–13 is being developed by ATYP, and published by Playlab. This is your chance to see this exciting new Australian work before it goes on to be performed by schools and youth theatres around the country. Schools Matinees Fri 16 Oct 11am Wed 21 Oct 12pm Fri 23 Oct 11am Live Stream Wed 21 Oct 12pm Bookings Suitability Years 4–8 Drama and English → Curriculum links on page 11 Image Justin & Luke Stambouliah Talent Adelaide Kennedy