"The Book Of Genesis"/ theater/ national tour
6 Interviews |
12 Articles |
4 Pictorials |
3 Magazine Cover Photos |
William E. Oberst Jr. | William Oberst Jr. | Bill Oberst | William Oberst
5' 8" (1.73 m)
Did You Know?
Macabre with an undercurrent of melancholy is what the camera likes to see me do, because of my scarred face, and it's what I like to do on camera, because of my introspective nature. Life is a different thing, but the lens casts a spell, doesn't it? The camera sees into our dungeons and digs around in our dirt. So you better give it what it wants from you, or it will happily look elsewhere.
When a power outage threatened to cancel a performance of "Ray Bradbury's Pillar Of Fire" in Pasadena CA, Oberst did the show on the lawn. The site of a barefoot man in zombie rags climbing trees to shout Ray Bradbury prose attracted much attention from passersby.
Macabre, menacing characters with an undercurrent of melancholy