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Germinal - "This is why live performance exists." Sep 22, 2014

by Erin

"Over the course of 75 minutes, four performers create a world—thoughts, language, the laws of physics—from scratch. Forget however self-indulgent or aloof that might sound: By taking us along on their process of discovery and definition, Germinal's performers obliterate the need for us to suspend our disbelief. They redefine the contract between artist and audience. It's a brilliant subversion of traditional theater, and utterly devoid of moralizing or hubris. This is why live performance exists."

Read the rest of the glowing review at Willamette Weekly.

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