City Theatre Company
January 22-February 13, Pittsburgh
A multichannel multiverse—a black-and-white vision of televised anti-revolution that puts our modern technocratic dilemmas front-and-center. Staged with minimalist potency and maximal physicality The Medium asks: Who are we—and what are we becoming—in the flickering light of our own devices?
(n.) 1703, “union of parts, parts of a thing taken together,” from French ensemblée “all the parts of a thing considered together,” from Late Latin insimul “at the same time,” from in- intensive prefix + simul “at the same time,” related to similis “like, resembling, of the same kind” (see similar). Musical sense of “union of all parts in a performance” in English first attested 1844. Earlier in English as an adverb (mid-15c.), “together, at the same time.“