I have a writing group with me, Cynthia [Whitcomb], Courtney Hameister of LiveWire!
Radio and McKinley from Dirty Martini who is developing a piece for ART for the following season.
: Oh wow.
MA: And Daniel Wilson, who is not a theatre guy.
writes funny books about robots.
He has a PhD in robotics from Carnegie Mellon and he's written these hilarious books about robots and science.
Well, we invited Storm to join the group and so every two weeks or so, I get to hear a chunk of Storm's show.
: And she's
premiering some of it at JAW? [Just Add Water Festival at PCS]
MA: At Jaw, yeah.
It's thrilling, yeah.
I mean you're not going to be able to say this in the magazine?or maybe you can if it's online?but just last night we were singing along to "My Vagina is Eight Miles Wide."
: [laughs] Oh, she's
a charming lass.
MA: Well, to me, she is representative of everything that's great about Portland.
The independence of our artists.
The eccentricities and the originalities.