“Inventive … astounding … continually finds new ways to challenge and engage its viewers, to surprise and mystify us.” —New York Times (on Schneider’s YOUARENOWHERE)
This new, one-of-a-kind, immersive experience comes from the mind of theater/technology pioneer Andrew Schneider (whose YOUARENOWHERE dazzled Out There audiences in 2017). N O W I S W H E N W E A R E (the stars) draws on inspirations as broad as seeing the Milky Way for the first time to installations such as Yayoi Kusama’s Infinity Mirror Room and Random International’s Rain Room. Walking in total darkness to immersion in a theatrical cosmos of 4,000 reactive points of light with an enveloping 496-channel sound design, viewers explore traces of themselves in starlight, the universe, and those who have been here before us.
This is a non-seated, interactive environment set up on the transformed McGuire stage. Audience members are free to move around the space. Recommended for ages 12 and up.
Copresented by The Great Northern.
Please Note: The Guided and Open Universe experiences are now SOLD OUT. The waitlist is closed.
There are two ways to experience (the stars):
A self-guided experience through an open installation. You’ll have an entry time, and can explore the space at your own pace.
Designed for one group at a time, every performance is a unique, 45-minute experience. Each ticket includes admission for a group of up to eight people.
This is a non-seated, interactive environment set up on a transformed McGuire stage. Audience members are free to move around the space. For seating and other accessibility requests, please email email@example.com.
Sensory note: There will be periods of complete darkness during this experience and occasional loud noises.
Assistive-listening devices are available at the box office. Please contact us at least two weeks in advance for ASL interpretation, audio description, and CART captioning to allow time to schedule these services.
For more information about accessibility or to request additional accommodations, call 612-375-7564 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information about accessibility at the Walker, visit our Access page.
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Students Come Early!
Arrive an hour before showtime for $10 in-person rush tickets. One ticket per person with valid student ID.
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Groups of 10 or more save 15% on tickets. Purchase group tickets online, over the phone, or in person. Discount automatically applied at checkout on orders of 10 or more tickets to the same performance.
Prices include all applicable fees.