Dante or Die & Chris Goode: USER NOT FOUND

Date:Wed 17 Oct
Time:6 & 8.30pm
Venue:J2 foyer
Price:£12.50 (£8 con)

It’s the moment of your death.

There’s a magic button.

Do you delete your entire online legacy?

Or do you keep it – and leave the choice for someone else? 

USER NOT FOUND is about our digital lives after we die. This new play by celebrated site-specific company Dante or Die & pioneering theatre-artist Chris Goode is performed in Cambridge Junction's foyer, where you’ll be handed a smartphone and a pair of headphones. Become a fly-on-the-wall to peer into the life of a man who is faced with keeping or deleting.

A story of contemporary grief unfolds through this intimate performance that gently interrogates our emotional dependence on our screens.

Part of Cambridge Festival of Ideas. 

" a powerful metaphor for our emotional hinterland."

The Guardian on Dante or Die’s Handle With Care


“a meticulously crafted site-specific play... a clever, funny, touching and satisfying show”

Evening Standard on Dante or Die’s I Do


Age: 14+

Duration: 1hr 10

Bar and Box Office open 1 hour before show start time.

All prices shown include booking fees.


  • Created by Daphna Attias & Terry O'Donovan
  • Writing by Chris Goode
  • Performed by Terry O'Donovan
  • Creative Technology Design by Marmelo Digital
  • Lighting & Space Design by Zia Bergin-Holly
  • Sound Design by Yaniv Fridel
  • Access Associate: Sophie Gunn

USER NOT FOUND is the recipient of an In Good Company mid-career artist commission.

The project is funded by IMAF, Wellcome Trust, AHRC & Arts Council England.

The R&D period was supported by artsdepot and Southbank Centre.



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