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Week 53 - Hacked on Classics
Seb Lee-Delisle gives 80s gadgets the ultimate firmware upgrade!
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‘Straight out of my pew-pew dreams’ – Vice
CDs, arcade games, VHS tapes, twin cassette recorders... the 80s brought microchips into our homes for the very first time, spawning a whole generation of tech nerds and bedroom coders.
‘Brilliant Hacker’ - Gizmodo
‘Hacked On Classics’ unravels all the geeky details about how your favourite retro gadgets work, including Nintendo light guns, Casio keyboards and the cathode ray tube televisions that once dominated our living rooms.
Join BAFTA winning artist, coder, laserist and full-time geek Seb Lee-Delisle in this celebration of pioneering technology. Watch him tear down 8-bit gadgets and drag them into the 21st century using super-bright LEDs and lasers.
Expect interactive, mind-blowing and dangerous* demos.
*Not that dangerous
There are no runtimes available at present.
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After this performance, you can check out David Shearing's The Dock - our exclusive backstage bar which invites you to enter a world of youthful energy, play and party.
Hacked On Classics is part of Week 53 - our festival for the compulsively curious. Check out what other shows we have on over the 12 days...