Improv Everywhere with one of its infamous spontaneous musicals. This time at the GEL Conference in New York. A speaker is suddenly interrupted – during his promotion of his secret startup “Twirlr” – by a man who refuses to turn off his cell phone. Enjoy!
Conductor turns the New York subway system into an interactive string instrument. Using the MTA’s actual subway schedule, the piece begins in realtime by spawning trains which departed in the last minute, then continues accelerating through a 24 hour loop. The visuals are based on Massimo Vignelli’s 1972 diagram