Tag archive for Season 14

The Nether: A Brief History of Virtual Reality

By Maggie Rogers WHAT IS VIRTUAL REALITY? Virtual Reality (VR) is central to Jennifer Haley’s The Nether. VR is computer-generated simulation of a three-dimensional image or environment. It can be interacted with in a seemingly real or physical way by a person using special electronic…

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The Nether: Exploring a Life Outside of Consequence

By MAGGIE ROGERS, Literary Manager & Resident Dramaturg TRIGGER WARNING: Mention of pedophilia.  When I was seven years old, my family got our first computer. It was positioned right next to my turtle, Matilda, who smelled like shit. My Dad told me she ran away…

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Prioritizing Family Drama Over Constructed Whiteness—An Interview With Sara Porkalob

WET’s Literary Manager Maggie Rogers sat down with Sara Porkalob, director of Straight White Men, to discuss her approach to the play and how audiences can avoid getting caught in the trap of “feeling bad” for any of the characters. Maggie Rogers: Could you tell…

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10 Reasons Why You Don’t Want to Miss Teh Internet is Serious Business

Our production of Tim Price’s Teh Internet Is Serious Business, directed by Wayne Rawley, is NOW PLAYING through October 6. If you are looking for a reason to see the show, here are 10 to get you READY TO GO! 1.The set is fucking INSANE….

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TL;DR – A Brief History of Lulzsec

Ohai! Welcome newf…riends. For all you noobs, this is your crash course in everything Lulzsec to get you ready for Teh Internet Is Serious Business. So log in, rally your bots, and fucking learn something. So, what is Lulzsec? It is hard to talk about Lulzsec…

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Meet the Cast (AKA the Hackers and Memes) of Teh Internet Is Serious Business

ARJUN PANDE last appeared with WET in Revolt. She said. Revolt again., and over the past two years has performed with the Seattle Shakespeare Company (Pericles, Hamlet, The Comedy of Errors), Book-It Repertory Theater (Treasure Island, Emma), and ACTLab (Guards at the Taj). He holds a…

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