Dating game climate theater
An endless string of horrid blind dates (Mary Just Broke Up With This Guy), a presumptuous pick-up attempt gone awry (Daniel on a Thursday), and singles literally sniffing singles (Run)...Dating Games is a collection of five short plays about contemporary dating -- straight, gay, dog -- and every configuration in between.Read More An endless string of horrid blind dates (Mary Just Broke Up With This Guy), a presumptuous pick-up attempt gone awry (Daniel on a Thursday), and singles literally sniffing singles (Run)...To purchase this book of 5 plays, click "Order this play" above.
In March 2009, the Prince of Wales declared that the world had “only 100 months to avert irretrievable climate and ecosystem collapse”. Similarly, in his 2006 report on the economic consequences of climate change, Sir Nicholas Stern wrote that, “If we don’t act, the overall costs and risks of climate change will be equivalent to losing at least five per cent of global GDP each year, now and forever.” To the extent that this sentence means anything, it is clearly wrong (how are we losing five per cent GDP “now”, before most of the bad things have happened? The origins of warmism lie in a cocktail of ideas which includes anti-industrial nature worship, post-colonial guilt, a post-Enlightenment belief in scientists as a new priesthood of the truth, a hatred of population growth, a revulsion against the widespread increase in wealth and a belief in world government.Take, for example, The Green Gold Conspiracy – an ingenious interactive show that draws on the tools of theatre, game design and science to build a unique and powerful experience.First shown as part of Manchester Science Festival 2015, it’s the creation of Coney, a London-based interactive theatre company.When you factor in the expense of going out, meeting potential sex or relationship partners at bars or other social events, buying drinks or eats, and closing the deal, it’s no surprise a man would want to streamline the dating, mating and relating process to maximize his ROI.
The explosion of the digital dating app market has allowed him to do just that.
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