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Tin Men & the Telephone at Big Bang Bubble

IMC and The Ark present innovative Dutch music and technology group Tin Men and the Telephone with their interactive family show as part of Big Bang Bubble Festival. YOU create the music and games in the show with a smart phone by shaking, tapping, waving and having a great time!

Tin Men and the Telephone at Big Bang Bubble
Monday 5th April, 2pm
For Ages 8+

Children aged 8+ will love this fun online show mixing music, technology, visuals and audience participation for an interactive concert that you can influence directly from your living room!

Tin Men and The Telephone are an Amsterdam-based music trio who perform hugely engaging and enormously fun interactive online shows. Their music blends jazz, classical, Balkan, hip hop and more through exciting improvisation which you, the audience, can influence during the concert by swiping, texting and shaking your phones at home.

How? With the band's custom-made smartphone app, Tinmendo. Using the app, children can discover the building blocks of music to create melodies, rhythms and harmonies that are uploaded live and assembled into a collective composition, performed on the spot by the band. These elements create concerts that are a one-of-a-kind multimedia experience where you steal the show!

This promises to be a surprising, entertaining show that's fun for both children and grown-ups alike. Every performance is a unique interactive experience that encourages listening skills and develops musical sensibilities through outstanding music and fantastic technology-based fun.

This is one show where you won’t be asked to turn off your phone! You will need to download the Tinmendo app on your phone before attending the show here.

This show has been programmed with the approval of the children on the BIG BANG Dublin Festival Ambassadors team!

Learn more about participating in the event and book tickets here.

Part of BIG BANG bubble
BIG BANG is an exciting international music festival for young audiences. Following the cancellation of the 2020 BIG BANG Dublin! festival, this year it returns as BIG BANG bubble, an interactive online festival connecting adventurous young audiences through music with artists from Ireland and abroad. Sat 3rd to Mon 5th April. See the full festival programme here. BIG BANG Bubble
is presented by The Ark in collaboration with Zonzo Compagnie with the support of the Creative Europe Programme of the European Union.

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