Toby Coffey

National Theatre

Toby Coffey is Head of Digital Development for the National Theatre in London. His team is responsible for the creative and technical development of the digital interfaces between the NT and its audiences. He focuses on developing forms of digital engagement and interaction around the NT and its repertoire of productions. Toby is currently leading the NT’s Immersive Storytelling Studio looking at the application of 360 films, VR and installations in compelling methods of storytelling.

Relevant areas include 360 films, VR, augmented reality, installations, telepresence, digital publishing, online, UX, app development, device based engagement, digital art direction, social media, transmedia and documentary production.

Toby has over 15 years expertise in the digital arena from creative, technical, production and social perspectives.

Expert session

Schrijfpaleis VR Special (Writers Room)

In this special edition of Het Schrijfpaleis VR scripts will be read by actors. During a normal session of Het ...


The National Theatre Immersive Storytelling Studio

London's National Theatre's Immersive Storytelling Studio is looking at the application of 360 degree film, VR and installations in compelling methods ...


Immersive Storytelling

It’s not enough to ask how storytelling for VR works. We must ask whether it works at all. Be ...

Live opera & VR

Opera & VR – Exploring the Potential of Theatrical Experiences

VR Days Europe likes to push the boundaries of Virtual Reality and stimulate both the industry and creatives. That’s ...

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In this PressureCookerBrainstorm you are challenged to design a concept for an interactive mixed reality experience. You can choose the ...


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