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Long Beach CA 90802
Events / Arts & Theater

"Uncanny Valley" at ICT a chilling jaunt into the future

April 21-May 7
8:00-9:30 PM
International City Theatre: Long Beach

Event Overview

What does it mean to be human? Sometime in the not-too-distant future, a neuroscientist works closely with an artificial being to teach him how to become more human and to grow beyond the “uncanny valley” — a term used to describe the discomfort we feel when we see electronic recreations of human beings that are oh-so-close, but just not quite right. A chilling jaunt into the future. Runs April 19 - May 7, Thursdays, Fridays and, Saturdays at 8 pm, and Sundays at 2 pm. International City Theatre is located in the Long Beach Performing Arts Center, 330 E. Seaside Way, Long Beach, CA 90802. For tickets and info called (562) 436-4610 or go to  InternationalCityTheatre.org.

Event Overview

What does it mean to be human? Sometime in the not-too-distant future, a neuroscientist works closely with an artificial being to teach him how to become more human and to grow beyond the “uncanny valley” — a term used to describe the discomfort we feel when we see electronic recreations of human beings that are oh-so-close, but just not quite right. A chilling jaunt into the future. Runs April 19 - May 7, Thursdays, Fridays and, Saturdays at 8 pm, and Sundays at 2 pm. International City Theatre is located in the Long Beach Performing Arts Center, 330 E. Seaside Way, Long Beach, CA 90802. For tickets and info called (562) 436-4610 or go to  InternationalCityTheatre.org.