(See a full account of “Into the Unknown” on our blog.)
The evening began with opening remarks from:
- Michael Weller, Preside Writers Guild Initiative Board of Directors
- Beau Willimon, Gala Chair
- Ryan Kelly, WGI Writing Mento
- Miyoko Hikiji and Trista Matascastillo, Writers Guild Initiative Writing Workshop Participants
Into The Unknown: Voices of Soldiers & Caregivers From the Wars in Iraq & Afghanistan
- Brian Dennehy
- Alfre Woodard
- Colby Minifie
- Heidi Schreck
- Ben Shenkman
- Laura Cantrell, singing “Mama’s Tools” with Lyrics by Linda Szcubelek, Music my Robert Reale. Violinist: Kenny Kosek.
Into the Unknown was Produced by Richard Dresser and Willie Reale and Directed by Jonathan Bernstein.