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THEATER OF WAR: NEW YORK FILM ACADEMY

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New York Film Academy

17 Battery Place

New York, NY 10004

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Theater of War is a free, interactive performance of scenes from ancient plays about the visible and invisible wounds caused by violence and war. The event is open to everyone, including veterans and their communities, students, artists, and concerned citizens. Each performance is followed by a powerful audience discussion led by community panelists. This groundbreaking project is designed to promote understanding, compassion, and positive action.

FEATURING THE ACTORS: AMY RYAN, JUMAANE WILLIAMS, and ZACH GRENIER

TRANSLATED, DIRECTED & FACILITATED BY
BRYAN DOERRIES
PUBLIC ARTIST IN RESIDENCE (PAIR), CITY OF NEW YORK

The NYC Department of Veterans’ Services and Department of Cultural Affairs named Bryan Doerries Artistic Director of Theater of War Productions, as the city’s Newest Public Artist in Residence (PAIR). Over the next two years. Theater of War Productions will bring theater projects and community conversations that address critical public health and social issues to all five boroughs. All events are free and will take place in more than 60 venues across New York City. The project will combine theater and public forums that engage both veterans and civilians in community-specific performances that foster health and healing through open discussion and exchange. For more information, please visit: www.theaterofwar.nyc


We encourage all persons with disabilities – veterans and their family members, students, artists, and concerned citizens – to attend. To request additional information regarding accessibility or accommodations at the event, please contact Marjolaine Goldsmith: marjolaine@theaterofwar.com.
The venue is accessible via Pier 86 and has accessible restrooms.

Visit www.theaterofwar.nyc and www.facebook.com/theaterofwar
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