Archive for July, 2014

Jeanne Gives Talk at ACT Seattle:  How I Got HOLD THESE TRUTHS From Page to Stage

Jeanne Gives Talk at ACT Seattle: How I Got HOLD THESE TRUTHS From Page to Stage

Seattle friends, I would LOVE for you to join us on Saturday, August 2nd, at 2:00 pm for a talk I will be giving: HOLD THESE TRUTHS: FROM PAGE TO STAGE.  It’s been a 17-year long journey to write this play and “bring it home to Seattle,” and during this hour I’ll be sharing about all the blood, sweat...

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HOLD THESE TRUTHS Coming Home to Seattle at ACT Theatre, July 31st to August 3rd, sponsored by the Tateuchi Foundation

HOLD THESE TRUTHS Coming Home to Seattle at ACT Theatre, July 31st to August 3rd, sponsored by the Tateuchi Foundation

It only took 17 years!  HOLD THESE TRUTHS is finally “coming home” to Seattle, where Gordon Hirabayashi was a student at the University of Washington when he made the life-changing decision to challenge US government orders to forcibly remove all people of Japanese ancestry on the West Coast and imprison them behind barbed wire.  Warmest and deepest gratitude to...

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