An Act of God

Sep 26 - Oct 14, 2018

Lied Center’s Johnny Carson Theater

By God
Adapted by David Javerbaum
Individual Tickets: $34 | Student/OLLI: $17
Preview Performances on 9/26 and 9/27

The One with the first and last word on everything has finally arrived to set the record straight. After many millennia, and in just 90 minutes, God (assisted by devoted angels) answers some of the deepest questions that have plagued humanity since Creation.

Director Michael Mendelson

This time there will be no Moses. I’ve decided to give my commandments directly to the people of Lincoln, Nebraska.

Warning: This performance contains adult content and themes.

Portrait of Michael Mendelson

Michael Mendelson

Michael is the Artistic Director of Portland Shakespeare Project and a Resident Artist at Artists Repertory Theatre.

Well known in Portland as an actor, director and teacher, he received a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Wayne State University and a Master of Fine Arts from University of Washington’s Professional Actors Training Program. While in New York City, he studied with Tanya Berezin. Michael directed The TempestThe Taming of the ShrewAs You Like It, and Lear’s Follies for Portland Shakespeare Project.

Other directing credits include The Importance of Being EarnestThe UnderstudyIntimate Apparel; and both directed and starred in Mistakes Were Made for Artists Rep., Love’s Labour’s Lost (Northwest Classical Theatre Company), Stones In His Pockets (Public House Theatre), As Is (Key Productions), The Meaning of Prayer (Verbatim Productions), and staged readings of Botticelli (Profile Theatre) and Dinner With Friends (Mt. Hood Repertory Theatre).