Artists and scientists explore the neuroscience of the imagination in front of your eyes.
Developed in a collaboration between Kelly Hunter’s Flute Theatre and Antonia Hamilton, Professor in Social Neuroscience at UCL, this performance takes you inside Bottom’s brain as he dreams the dreams of Shakespeare.
While actors take to the stage, new imaging technologies used by the UCL Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience will reveal activity in the performers’ brains to the audience.
During the performance you’ll also have the chance to take part in this this cutting-edge research into theatre and the fundamental elements of human social interaction.
Part of Performance Lab: eleven experiments in science and the arts at UCL.