Jared J. Stein
Jared J. Stein has directed, written, or contributed adaptations to performances throughout the world. Between 2005 and 2012, he co-directed, along with Peter K. Karapetkov, the Leon Katz Rhodopi International Theatre Laboratory, overseeing collaborations between artists from six continents in the mythological birthplace of Orpheus, Eurydice, and the cult of Dionysus. Associated with UCLA REMAP since 2001 (then, UCLA’s HyperMedia Studio), he has been a Senior Researcher/Artist since 2011, and in 2012, co-directed (with Jeff Burke) the REMAP-RITL Workshop for Digital Media, Theater and Design, Formello, Italy. He has also taught and directed at Southwestern University and the Krastyo Sarafov National Academy for Theatre and Film Arts, among others.
The process of creating two works, as part of the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television’s participation in Google's Glass Creative Collective, that use audience's and actors' locations, identities, and choices as pivotal elements of their storytelling structures and investigating the simultaneous processes of dramatic writing/devising and writing code.