This website documents a “Practise Based Research” PhD investigating Performative Interaction and Embodiment on an Augmented Stage. The research has been undertaken by Richard Brown , details of his previous work and background can be found here.
The Practice Research page provides an overview of the research methodology with a subsection to practice research literature and resources.
The Research Blog consists of video, image and text posts describing the practice based research and provides a record of how the research has evolved over time.
The Kinect section describes how the Microsoft Kinect is used in the PaR and the unencumbered computer/body interaction techniques the technology facilitates with references to software for body motion capture and face tracking.
The Performative Examples comprise a range of contemporary technology based performances that relate to and inform the research, whilst the Reviews section describes and critiques a number of performances I have seen.
The Research Writing provides links to a number of essays and draft works in progress.
The research is based in the Mixed Reality Lab at Nottingham University and the Horizon Centre for Doctoral Training.