Play-Co summit

October 5 - 6, 2017 

Date
Thursday, October 5

10:00am-7:00pm

Friday, October 6

10:00am-7:00pm

Location
Play-Co

2 National Magazine House

68 Broadwick Street

London  W1F 9QZ

About

Play Co summit aims to bring people from art, gaming and LARP backgrounds together to begin a broad discussion on the possibilities of role play. This two-day event will include LARPs, talks, workshops, video screenings and panel discussions in the hopes of fostering a space where we can share ideas and techniques, and learn from one another's approaches.

 

Speakers

Iain Ball
Eloïse Bonneviot
Anne de Boer 
Ed Fornieles
Matt Goerzen
Katie Hare
Jamie Harper
Mo Holkar
Adam James
Sarah Jury
Hamish MacPherson

Omsk Social Club
Penny Rafferty
Tea Strazicic
Marta Strazicic
Chris Timms
Kristof Trakal
Milos Trakilovic 
Mario Udzenija
Elvia Wilk
Laura Wood
Hannah Zafiropoulos

 

Events

Thursday, October 5

  • Omsk Social Club: Tulpa-Trancing Workshop
    05 Oct 2017, 16:00 – 19:00
    The Studio, 68 Broadwick St, Soho, London W1F 9QZ, UK
    Workshop
  • Elvia Wilk: Ask Before You Bite
    05 Oct 2017, 15:00 – 15:30
    The Studio, 68 Broadwick St, Soho, London W1F 9QZ, UK
    Lecture
  • Eloïse Bonneviot & Anne de Boer: The Mycological Twist
    05 Oct 2017, 14:00 – 14:30
    The Studio, 68 Broadwick St, Soho, London W1F 9QZ, UK
    Lecture
  • Milos Trakilovic: A Shot In The Arm
    05 Oct 2017, 14:00 – 14:30
    The Studio, 68 Broadwick St, Soho, London W1F 9QZ, UK
    Lecture
  • Sarah Jury & Hamish MacPherson: Alien Phenomenology
    05 Oct 2017, 14:00 – 19:00
    The Studio, 68 Broadwick St, Soho, London W1F 9QZ, UK
    Larp session
  • Jamie Harper: The Aesthetics and Politics of Play
    05 Oct 2017, 12:00 – 13:00
    The Studio, 68 Broadwick St, Soho, London W1F 9QZ, UK
    Lecture
  • Mario Udzenija: The Medea Project
    05 Oct 2017, 11:00 – 13:00
    The Studio, 68 Broadwick St, Soho, London W1F 9QZ, UK
    Larp session
  • Tea & Marta Strazicic: Video Screening
    05 Oct 2017, 11:00 – 11:30
    The Studio, 68 Broadwick St, Soho, London W1F 9QZ, UK
    Video screening by SwS collective
  • Play Co Panel Discussion
    05 Oct 2017, 10:00 – 11:00
    The Studio, 68 Broadwick St, Soho, London W1F 9QZ, UK
    Introductory panel discussion led by Ed Fornieles, Penny Rafferty & Iain Ball

Friday, October 6

  • Mo Holkar: Bleed and Debriefing
    06 Oct 2017, 17:00 – 19:00
    The Studio, 68 Broadwick St, Soho, London W1F 9QZ, UK
    Workshop
  • Ed Fornieles: The Limitations of the simulated self
    06 Oct 2017, 16:00 – 17:00
    The Studio, 68 Broadwick St, Soho, London W1F 9QZ, UK
    Lecture
  • Laura Wood: Safety and Consent
    06 Oct 2017, 15:00 – 16:30
    The Studio, 68 Broadwick St, Soho, London W1F 9QZ, UK
    Workshop
  • Matt Goerzen: From Beta-realist to Chad-nationalist: Larping as prefigurative politics (and self-delusion) (1)
    06 Oct 2017, 15:00 – 16:00
    The Studio, 68 Broadwick St, Soho, London W1F 9QZ, UK
    Lecture
  • Play Co Panel Discussion
    06 Oct 2017, 14:00 – 15:00
    The Studio, 68 Broadwick St, Soho, London W1F 9QZ, UK
    Panel discussion led by Penny Rafferty & Ed Fornieles
  • Hannah Zafiropoulos: Lecture
    06 Oct 2017, 13:00 – 13:30
    The Studio, 68 Broadwick St, Soho, London W1F 9QZ, UK
    Lecture
  • Kristof Trakal: NECRONOMICS, LINCOLNS GRAVE, DATA DEATH
    06 Oct 2017, 12:00 – 13:00
    The Studio, 68 Broadwick St, Soho, London W1F 9QZ, UK
    Video screening of lecture performance
  • Katie Hare & Chris Timms: Workshop
    06 Oct 2017, 12:00 – 13:00
    The Studio, 68 Broadwick St, Soho, London W1F 9QZ, UK
    Workshop
  • Penny Rafferty: Politics as Play, The Active Viewer
    06 Oct 2017, 11:00 – 11:30
    The Studio, 68 Broadwick St, Soho, London W1F 9QZ, UK
    Lecture
  • Adam James: Monkeys / Blind Animals
    06 Oct 2017, 10:30 – 11:00
    The Studio, 68 Broadwick St, Soho, London W1F 9QZ, UK
    Workshop
  • Adam James: Lecture
    06 Oct 2017, 10:00 – 10:30
    The Studio, 68 Broadwick St, Soho, London W1F 9QZ, UK
    Lecture