Fast Forwarding the Future

Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts Proposal Fast Forwarding the Future

Storytelling is one of the most powerful ways that people engage their imaginations, formulate values and communicate, and it sits at the heart of all theatre, film and television. Today, emerging media technologies—animation, virtual and augmented reality, interactive media and gaming—are providing new ways of telling stories. Just as in Johnny’s early career, today’s disruptive, emerging media are changing the production and business of entertainment and rapidly expanding in use in other professions and industries.