On Stage

Artistic Query: ‘The Draft’ Looking for Backers

July 8, 2015

The creators of a new play, "The Draft", which is based on interviews from the 2011 book, Called to Serve: Stories of the Men and Women Confronted by the Vietnam War Draft by Tom Weiner,…

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Walter Anderson's 'Almost Home'

October 1, 2014

Walter Anderson (above, left ), best known as the former long-time editor in chief of Parade magazine, served in the U.S. Marine Corps in the Vietnam War in 1965. The author of five books, Anderson's…

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'Women at War' Theater Workshop in Chicago

November 13, 2013

Chicago's Rivendell Theatre Ensemble will present a public workshop performance on Thursday, November 21, of Women At War , a theater piece put together from first-person interviews with women who have served in the military…

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'A Time To Kill' Opens on Broadway

October 9, 2013

  [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="612" caption="The cast of the Broadway version of 'A Time to Kill'"] [/caption] When we last reported on the Broadway show version of John Grisham’s first novel, A Time to Kill…

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New LBJ-Heavy Play: 'The Great Society'

September 3, 2013

The Great Society,  a play that focuses on President Lyndon Johnson and his domestic and foreign policies from the time he took office in 1963 to his March 1968 decision to seek peace in Vietnam…

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Grisham's 'A Time to Kill' to Broadway

June 26, 2013

  John Grisham's first novel, A Time to Kill , which came out in 1989, was---no surprise---a tautly written, page-turning legal thriller. The plot: a young lawyer in Mississippi defends an African-American Vietnam veteran who…

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Snapshot, One Woman Show in L.A.

April 1, 2013

Mitzi Sinnott's award-winning, one-person play, SNAPSHOT: A True story of Love Interrupted by Invasion , will be running in Los Angeles at the Greenway Court Theatre  starting this Thursday, April 4, and going through Sunday, April 21.…

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