The Nis
  • Edinburgh Fringe

Immersive multimedia experience performed by the Amplified Elephants and the BOLT Ensemble, directed by James Hullick. This cutting edge sonic media experience employs electro-acoustic sound, interactive screen projections, robotic machines and video. Central to this project is the collaboration between the Amplified Elephants (professional sound artists with a disability), and one of Australia's finest contemporary chamber orchestras, the BOLT Ensemble. Through robotic sound machines the machine and artist unite, at times performing interactive real-time music scores created via computer games. 'The Nis is a near perfect fusion of contemporary sound and performance art' (