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Rory Pelsue

RORY PELSUE is a director of new and classic operas, musicals, and plays. His work has been seen at Portland Stage, Boise Contemporary Theater, Ars Nova, and elsewhere.

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The Jerk Comes Full Circle: Reflections on Developing, Dramaturging, and Directing Fake Friends’ Cinematic and Theatrical Feat

In October, as theaters remained dark for a seventh consecutive month and the content-starved internet feasted on memes to ready itself for the long, dry winter, a new performance-media company emerged from the sweat non-profit theaters drowned in while trying to stay afloat: Fake Friends was born, and so was a hybrid art form.


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OCT 2021

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