Jacob Coleman (Co-Artistic Director, Founding Member) is a director, performer, and teacher. Recent roles with PETE include Procedures for Saying No (Peter), [or, the whale] (Ahab), Enter THE NIGHT (Jack), Three Sisters (Tuzenbach), and R3 (Richard). Jacob directed PETE’s All Well, Drowned Horse Tavern, Song of the Dodo and co-directed Opus 3 at the Portland Actors Conservatory. Jacob has also worked locally with Shaking The Tree (A Doll’s House), Imago Theatre (The Homecoming, The Caretaker), Liminal Performance Group (The Resurrectory), zoe|juniper (a crack in everything [installed]), Amber Whitehall (Near To The Wild Heart, On Killing), and in NYC with Jenny Vogel (Cruelty of Pirates). Jacob was an artistic director of Fever Theater from 2002-2009, acting in or directing each of their ten original performances. Jacob teaches with PETE at the Institute for Contemporary Performance, and in the Applied Theatre program at Pacific University. Naropa University, MFA.