A limited series of behind-the-scenes conversations between our artists and our military partners.
In this episode, actor Colman Domingo, who you might recognize from AMC's Fear the Walking Dead talks with Marine and journalist James LaPorta. James was an audience member at our 11th Annual Broadway event in honor of Veterans Day in NYC November 2019, where Colman read the lead role of Walter in Lorraine Hansberry's A Raisin in the Sun.
In this episode, actor Kerry Bishé , who can be seen on the upcoming season of Showtimes’s Penny Dreadful, talks with Naval Commander Shannon Llenza who is serving as a reservist in the JAG Corps. The two met during an AITAF trip to Camp Lemonnier in Djibouti, Africa in 2019.
In this episode, writer and director Patricia McGregor talks with Air Force Veteran and playwright Shairi Engle. Shairi was AITAF's 2019 Bridge Award winner for her play Tampons, Dead Dogs, and Other Disposable Things, and Patricia has directed numerous AITAF play readings and is a member of our Advisory Council.
In this episode, actor Jeremy Bobb, who can be seen most recently in The Outsider on HBO, and Marine Brian Lepak revisit a conversation around identity that they started when they met on our trip to Joint Base Lewis-McChord in 2019.