Monday, February 9, 2015
The Change of the Internet in Peformance
Today, the internet offers the opportunity to distribute and storage content digitally. The web allows the users to generate content in social media websites. Now, audiences’ value shifts from the content they consume to what they produce through the internet.
As online users share their opinions, experiences and ideas on sites such as Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube, they interact with other participants in information sharing. All this content developed in these sites is extremely valuable for artists and media producers.
Social Media brings theater online by allowing artists to post their work and interact with followers. Blogs are right now the best way to bring theater to an internet audience to create discussion. Below there is an interesting article to show how social media is changing the way artists interact with their audiences.