Three women. Three voices. The northern landscape.
A still taken from Pilot Theatre's Monoliths. It is a 3D design of a three monoliths positioned on moorlands. A single globe of light illuminates the scene beneath it.

Three stories open the world of the northern landscape in virtual reality, what it means to come from it, live in it and belong to it.

Monoliths combines the soundscapes of real locations in the north with the stories of three northern women. Audiences experience three artistically rendered environments based on real outdoor locations. Monologues is delivered using spatially recorded voices. An exploration on how to meld the real audio soundscape of a location with 3D rendered environments, Monoliths aims to celebrate the stories of northern women.

Their stories and origins are tied to the landscape where they come from and have grown up. They are monoliths – standing stones – powerful and influential forces.

Creative Team
Creative Producer and concept | Lucy Hammond
Creative VR Development and Visuals | Andy Campbell and Judi Alston, One to One Development
​Sound Designer | Mariana Lopez
Composer | May Chi
Model Artist | Grace Harvey
Additional video capture | Dean Hinchliffe
Production Manager | Luke James

Funded by XR Stories and PlayOn!

‘The Moorland Calls’
Written and performed by Hannah Davies

‘The Girl Next Door’
Written and performed by Asma Elbadawi

‘Small Stones’
Written and performed by Carmen Marcus
Contact us
VAT Teater MTÜ
National Library Theatre Hall
Tõnismägi 2 (location)
10122 TallinnEstland

Mail address: Endla 3, 10122 Tallinn

VAT No. EE 100 744 512
(+372) 6 450 959
(+372) 6 307 272
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