CIRCLE JERK

A FAKE FRIENDS PRODUCTION

LIVE-STREAMED FROM THEATER MITU OCTOBER 18-23, 2020.

 

PRODUCTION PHOTOS: JJ Darling (instagram: @catdad_art_) 

Conceived and Written by Michael Breslin and Patrick Foley 

Directed by Rory Pelsue 

Featuring Catherine María Rodríguez 

Dramaturgy by Ariel Sibert 

Video and Lighting Design: David Bengali

Scenic Design: Steph Cohen

Costume Design: Cole McCarty

Sound Design: Kathy Ruvuna

Stage Manager: Codey Leroy Butler

 

 

Cast: Michael Breslin, Patrick Foley, Catherine María Rodríguez 

PRESS:

Helen Shaw/Vulture:

https://www.vulture.com/2020/10/circle-jerks-erudition-includes-a-dose-of-the-o-c.html

https://www.vulture.com/2020/11/jeremy-o-harris-producing-hbo-circle-jerk.html

https://www.vulture.com/article/best-quarantine-culture-quarries-2020.html

 

Alex Jung/Vulture

https://www.vulture.com/article/quarantine-brain-quarries-2020.html

 

Elisabeth Vincentelli, NYTimes

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/10/20/theater/circle-jerk-review.html

 

Tim Teeman, Daily Beast

https://www.thedailybeast.com/what-circle-jerk-reveals-about-gay-men-white-supremacy-and-the-hills?ref=author

 

Nicole Serratore, Exeunt

http://exeuntnyc.com/reviews/review-circle-jerk/

 

Naveen Kumar, Towleroad

https://www.towleroad.com/2020/10/circle-jerks-gleeful-chaos/

Christopher Byrne, Gay City News

https://www.gaycitynews.com/circle-jerk-agitprop-camp-and-bold-theatricality/

 

Joey Sims 

https://joeysims.substack.com/p/dont-call-it-a-zoom-play

 

James Kleinmann, Queer Review

https://thequeerreview.com/2020/10/26/theatre-review-circle-jerk/

 

Variety 

https://variety.com/2020/legit/news/digital-theater-pandemic-broadway-1234836759/

 

 

RORY PELSUE director