All the world’s a petri dish in this absurdist adaptation of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet.
Watch the microscopic drama unfold when the star-crossed microbiota of two lovers come together on a Petri dish stage. Filmed under microscopes and performed by Google AI—can 2020 get any more absurd?
Created by Huei Yin Wong during the longest and strictest lockdown in the world at the time.
Romeo and Juliet (2020) premiered at the 2020 Melbourne Fringe Festival and is supported by the Cash for Creatives program.
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