On Stage: Words of War from Hollywood Movies

February 1, 2012

The play, "Gonna See a Movie Called Gunga Din, " which is running at The Bushwick Starr Theater in Brooklyn, New York, through February 11, is an amalgam of stories collected from real veterans and…

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Bronze Star: New Drama at Citrus College in Calif.

November 7, 2011

Citrus College history professor Bruce Solheim's new play, “Bronze Star, ” based on the life of his friend, Vietnam veteran Carl Ferguson, an Army draftee who received a Bronze Star and who committed suicide in…

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Veterans Theatre Project at Citrus College

June 14, 2011

Citrus College history professor Bruce Solheim has written a new play, "Bronze Star, " based on the life of his friend, Vietnam veteran Carl Ferguson, an Army draftee who received a Bronze Star and who…

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War Legacy Drama: A Shadow of Honor

March 4, 2011

The play, A Shadow of Honor , which had its world premiere at the Keegan Theatre in Washington, D.C., in January, has a two-pronged plot tied together by the legacies of America's wars on different…

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"Abbie": The One-Man Show

January 19, 2011

Abbie Hoffman (above ), the political activist and Yippie Party founder who was a member of the "Chicago Seven, " is the subject of a new one-man show, "Abbie, " which is running through January…

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Only A Ridgeline Away: New Vietnam War Drama

September 15, 2010

The play, Only a Ridgeline Away , was presented in late August and early September at the San Juan Community Theatre in Friday Harbor, Washington. Written and directed by playwright, Vietnam veteran, and Friday Harbor…

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Get Ready for HBO's The Pacific

March 4, 2010

You read it here first: if you have even the slightest interest in World War II, the U.S. Marine Corps, American history, or--even more importantly--top quality TV drama, you will be glued to your TV…

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Tracers in Severna Park, Maryland

October 14, 2009

Standing O Productions, a new theater company in Severna Park, Maryland, will be present its version of the Vietnam War play Tracers Nov. 13-22. The play, first put together by a group of Vietnam veterans…

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The Trial of the Catonsville Nine: The Play Again

September 4, 2009

On May 17, 1968, during the height of the Vietnam War--and of the antiwar movement--nine people, including two priests and a former nun, broke into a suburban Baltimore draft board (in Catonsville, Maryland), and burned…

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Timeless Greek Drama–for Veterans

June 18, 2009

Bryan Doerries founded The Philoctetes Project , an innovative form of psychodrama using ancient Greek plays, in New York City last year as a way to help emotionally troubled active-duty military personnel and veterans. In…

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