Breaking the Rules

BRIAN FINKELSTEIN: Emmy Nominated Writer for the Ellen Degeneres Show + Volunteered at Suicide Hotline for 4 Years + Was a Skincare ‘Expert’ at Kiehl’s in NY for 6 Years + Has Seen the Indigo Girls in Concert Over 50 Times | [sview caption=”Brian Finkelstein at Back Fence PDX” source=”http://vimeo.com/58511566″]watch[/sview] JOY BRYANT: Jasmine on NBC’s Parenthood + Bronx, NY Born … Read More

The Graphic Details

This was a mini show that took place at the IPRC Text Ball Benefit CARSON ELLIS: Children’s Book/Album Cover Illustratrix + Collaborated with Her Husband Colin Meloy on the Illustrated Children’s Book Wildwood Chronicles + Former Hotdog Vendor | [sview caption=”Carson Ellis at Back Fence PDX” source=”http://vimeo.com/54254108″]watch[/sview] MATT BORS:  2012 Pulitzer Prize Finalist for Political Cartoons + Syndicated Political Cartoonist + Creator of the Avenging … Read More

Catch Me If You Can

EIREAN BRADLEY: Worked in Every Hipster Coffee Shop West of the Mississippi over the Past 15 Years + Plays Drums in Tiananmen Bear + Runs the PDX Poetry Slam, Miraculously Doesn’t Hate Poems | [sview caption=”Eirean Bradley at Back Fence PDX” source=”http://vimeo.com/54254154″]watch[/sview] JENNIFER JASPER: Manages a Greek Restaurant + Has been to every Old Spaghetti Factory in USA + Does … Read More

Hashtag Nerd

BRUCE OBERG: Co-Founder of Sucker Punch, makers of the Infamous and Sly Cooper PlayStation Games + Can Solve the Last Bit of the Rubik’s Cube Behind His Back + Owner of Numerous Pinball Machines | [sview caption=”Bruce Oberg at Back Fence PDX” source=”http://vimeo.com/50006485″]watch[/sview] CHELSEA CAIN: Best Selling Thriller Writer + Parallel Parker Extraordinaire + Secret Taxidermy Enthusiast + Claim to … Read More

Milestones

This was a mini show that took place to celebrate the Mission Theater’s 100th Birthday JEFF HARDISON: Currently Building ‘Meridian’, a Mobile-App Startup + Kentucky Born and Raised + Post-College, Supported Himself Winning Foosball Tournaments for Cash Prizes | [sview caption=”Jeff Hardison at Back Fence PDX” source=”http://vimeo.com/48255188″]watch[/sview] KYLE HUMPHREY: Physician Assistant at Health Type Place that Shall Remain Unnamed + Has Performed … Read More

At A Crossroads

BRIAN TIBBETTS: Accidental Salesman + Never Been Beat at Scrabble + Unintentionally Drove the Getaway Car for an Armed Robbery at 16 | [sview caption=”Brian Tibbetts at Back Fence PDX” source=”https://vimeo.com/42846644″]watch[/sview] CARLOS KOTKIN: Author of PLEASE GOD LET IT BE HERPES (Penguin, March 2012) + Winner of Multiple MOTH StorySLAMs + Swam with Sharks in Bora Bora | [sview caption=”Carlos … Read More

Just Can’t Get Over It

ADAM ARNOLD: Local Fashion Designer Icon + Collects Marmalade + Is an INFJ + Owns all of the Original ‘Hawaii Five-O’ | [sview caption=”Adam Arnold at Back Fence PDX” source=”http://vimeo.com/41356595″]watch[/sview] BETH LISICK: Lead in the Award-Winning Feature Film: ‘Everything Strange and New’ + NY Times Best-Selling Author + ‘Yokohama Threeway’ (Michelle Tea’s City Lights imprint) | [sview caption=”Beth Lisick at Back Fence … Read More

Be Careful What You Wish For

AMBER JO: Radical Social Worker + Undefeated Leg Wrestler in 4 States + Former Gambler + Featured Mortified Performer | [sview caption=”Amber Jo at Back Fence PDX” source=”http://vimeo.com/41356517″]watch[/sview] ARTHUR BRADFORD: Director ‘Six Days to Air: The Making of South Park’ + ‘Benny’s Brigade’ (McSweeney’s) + Co-Director for Camp Jabberwocky + Writer, Director, Producer of MTV’s ‘How’s Your News?’ | [sview caption=”Arthur Bradford at … Read More

I Didn’t Think This Through

CARLI DAVIDSON: Animal Obsessed Photographer + Pork Addict + NRA member | [sview caption=”Carli Davidson at Back Fence PDX” source=”http://vimeo.com/37573256″]watch[/sview] DAVID SILVERMAN: World Class Benefit Auctioneer + Ate 18 Donuts and Still Lost the Eating Contest | [sview caption=”David Silverman at Back Fence PDX” source=”http://vimeo.com/36876657″]watch[/sview] DOUG ASKELSON: Construction Estimator + Professional Pain in the Ass | [sview caption=”Doug Askelson at Back Fence … Read More

Summer Love

ALISON HALLETT: Arts Editor, Portland Mercury | [sview caption=”Alison Hallett at Back Fence PDX” source=”http://vimeo.com/36206812″]watch[/sview] BECKY POOLE: Sketch comedian | [sview caption=”Becky Poole at Back Fence PDX” source=”http://vimeo.com/36205216″]watch[/sview] BRIAN BELEFANT: Commerical TV Director + Screenwriter | [sview caption=”Brian Belefant at Back Fence PDX” source=”http://vimeo.com/36204727″]watch[/sview] CATHLEEN MULLINS: Former Scientologist | [sview caption=”Cathleen Mullins at Back Fence PDX” source=”http://vimeo.com/36204241″]watch[/sview] ERIC REID: Actor + Landscaper | [sview … Read More