SANDBOX: Creating, Immersive Worlds and playable spaces

Bringing together professionals working across the whole spectrum of immersive performance…

The UK's network for interactive and immersive industries, The Gunpowder Plot, returns with a bang.

SANDBOX is a two day symposium aiming to inspire thinking around designing immersive worlds, interactive experiences and playable spaces. Bringing together industry leaders the weekend will spark dialogue around: 'What does it mean to create an immersive world?' with a daily programme including panel discussions, fireside chats, workshops and more.

Speakers will include:

  • Adam Sibbald, Creative Producer, Historic Royal Palaces

  • Sheena Patel, Co-Creator, Time Run and Producer, Sherlock: The Game is Now

  • Martin Coat and Mair Morel, Director of Theatre and Creative Producer, Boomtown Fair

  • Michelle McMahon, Associate and Co-Director How to Save the World, Coney

  • Katherine McAlpine, Senior Producer: Public Engagement and Learning, Imperial War Museum

  • Owen Kingston, Artistic Director, Parabolic Theatre

  • Ben Mason, Tom Sawyer Effect

  • Gareth White, Central School of Speech and Drama

  • Meg Cunningham, PhD Candidate in Immersive Scenography, University of Surrey