Victoria Theatre VR Launch- 13 November 2018 by UONCC published on 2018-11-15T03:37:48Z This is a recording of speeches made at the launch of the Victoria Theatre VR launch at the Victoria Theatre, Perkins Street at Newcastle. First speaker is Greg Khoury, Executive Director Century Venues (2nd part of speech only), second speaker Dr Gillian Arrighi (University of Newcastle’s School of Creative Industries)and lastly Gaute Rasmussen from the UON's IT Innovation Team. The Victoria Theatre 3D Reconstruction Project was launched at the Victoria Theatre on Tuesday 13 November 2018. Gaute Rasmussen and Vendela Pento from the UON’s IT Innovation Team were in involved in creating the VR experience, along with UON Archivist Gionni di Gravio and others in the community. The project was conducted to support the work of Dr Gillian Arrighi, Convenor, Creative and Performing Arts, in the University of Newcastle’s School of Creative Industries, who along with Stephanie Holm have been funded by the ARC, through the LIEF scheme, under the aegis of the AusStage Phase 6 Visualising Venues in Australian Live Performance project, a national project involving 12 universities, administered by Flinders University.