HONOR AND FAMILY, a 15 minute musical explores the question of honoring your family or honoring your country. Set in Oklahoma, this story follows Jack Wolf, the adopted Native American son of Tom Moore, a Veteran of the Vietnam War. Jack is faced with the decision to leave home for the first time to follow in his father's footsteps by enlisting in the military. Tom's distant daughter, Jill Moore, urgently returns home from her life in Los Angeles to find her father suffering from Dementia and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. After learning of Jack's decision, Jill grapples with her views against the war while deciding how to care for her ailing father and her family in Los Angeles.
Book by NOLAN DORAN
Lyrics by THIRZA DEFOE
Music and Musical Direction by COLLIN MARTIN
Directed by NICK BRENNAN
Like our video above stated, we are looking to raise $2000.00 in order to fund this project**. Your generous donation will go towards paying for our set, costumes, actor stipends, and musician honorariums. Any amount you can give would be so greatly appreciated as this opportunity is something we are very excited about!
Additional information can be found on our website:
2012 WEST VILLAGE MUSICAL THEATRE FESTIVAL
Festival Dates run from June 10th - 17th. There will be 5 performances of HONOR AND FAMILY over the course of this week and specific times will be announced SOON!
Bessie Shonberg Theatre at New York Live Arts
219 W. 19th St. (between 7th and 8th avenue)
**Any remaining funds raised towards our production that are NOT used will be donated to a chapter of The Alzheimer's Association.
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