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Auditorium Stage Shows

AWAKEN; An Interactive AI Experiment

Welcome to the future. This Spring at Insomnia60 experience the technology you didn’t even realise existed with AWAKEN; an Interactive AI Experiment! In conjunction with Birmingham University and the UK Institute for AI Research, AWAKEN is a new live show unlike any other. Taking place in our specially designed Auditorium and featuring the latest in artificial intelligence from some of the world's leading researchers, this is an experience you won’t want to miss! Make sure you head to the #insomnia60 Auditorium and be prepared to #askALANN some taxing questions...

  • Friday: 11:00am, 1:45pm, 4:30pm
  • Saturday: 12:15pm
  • Sunday: 12:30pm
  • Monday: 11:00am, 1:45pm, 4:30pm

Note that our Auditorium stage shows now have set start times and limited capacity. Your event guide will contain all show schedules so you can easily plan your day. Shows are repeated so once a showing is full you can return for another performance. Once the show begins we cannot re-open the doors, so please arrive in plenty of time.

The Insomnia Show Live!

Come join the celebration this Spring as we look back at 20 years and 60 events of the Insomnia Gaming Festival! Live from our brand new Auditorium our Diamond Anniversary promises to be a party you don’t want to miss, with special guests helping us get the party started including Syndicate, The Creatures, Yogscast, Terroriser and more. We’ve pulled out all the stops to celebrate our 60th show, with our brand new house band (and house chef) so join us and our special guests as we cook up a show full of surprises, and look back at the history of the UK’s biggest and longest running gaming festival!

Schedule (please note that while we work hard to ensure they don’t, guest lineups may change!)

Friday:

  • 12:15pm - The Creatures, BigBStatz & TheOrionSound
  • 3:00pm - Syndicate, Hat Films & more!

Saturday:

  • 10:45am - The Creatures, MumboJumbo & more!
  • 1:30pm - Syndicate, Turps & Kim

Sunday:

  • 11:00am - 8bitGaming, The Creatures & Razbowski
  • 1:45pm - Sjin, Angor & Terroriser

Monday:

  • 12:15pm - The Creatures, Turps, Hannah & Caff
  • 3:00pm - LTZonda & more!

Note that our Auditorium stage shows now have set start times and limited capacity. Your event guide will contain all show schedules so you can easily plan your day. Shows are repeated so once a showing is full you can return for another performance. Once the show begins we cannot re-open the doors, so please arrive in plenty of time.

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