LORI PETERMANN is an acclaimed theater director, designer and teacher here and abroad. She received her BA in Theater at UCLA; after five years of working as a theater artist in NYC, she returned to CA to get her MFA in Directing at UCSD. CA credits include: 99 Ways to Fuck a Swan, Stefanie Hero, The Masks, Picked, The Physicists, The Further Adventures of Suzanne and Monica, Wildflower, The Love of the Nightingale (Patte Award for Outstanding Direction), Water Street, Mud, Ladies and Rain, SEARCHING, The Architect and the Emperor of Assyria, Circus People and The Balcony. NYC credits include: Sleepless Somniloquy, The Intoxicating Accelerating Death Machine, Inhale/Exile, Righteous Acts Like Filthy Rags, Green Eyes Dreaming, The Tram, 1968, Dreamscape Machinal, and Bed Manners. Lori a member of Theater Mitu, The Lincoln Center Directors’ Lab and is also, an Artist in Residence for La Jolla Playhouse. She has studied theater in Germany, Austria, Romania, Italy, Indonesia, China, Thailand, Japan and the United Arab Emirates. Lori just completed The Ramayana with Theater Mitu in Abu Dhabi and is currently directing The Physicists with the Hungarian Theater of Cluj in Romania.
Lori directed, adapted, and designed Lonesome No More! Theatre's production of NO EXIT.