Sony to Host Veterans Writing Workshop Presentation with USVAA

cc_writing_workshopIn honor of our nation’s veterans and Veterans Day 2016, Sony Pictures Entertainment will join the USVAA Veterans Writing Workshop for the New Works Presentation at the extraordinary Burt Lancaster Theater on the Sony Pictures Entertainment lot at 7 p.m., Wednesday, November 9th.

The USVAA New Works program is a staged presentation of eight scenes and selected readings from television and movie scripts, novels and memoirs written by veterans participating in our monthly writers’ workshop. They will be performed and directed by accomplished actors and directors within the entertainment industry. The performance will be followed by an audience Q&A and a reception at the theater.

The 2016 Veterans Day Program features works by:

Sati Kaur
Dave Lara
Rick McGovern
Chase Millsap
Aimee Morgan
Richard Ponce
Melissa Ritz
Duane Samples

Program Directed by David Fofi with Gary Blumsack, Sam Wolfson and Timothy Wurtz. Cast members include Richard Chaves, Gary Cole, Lorna Duyn, Heidi Brook Myers, Skip Pipo, Christopher Sweeney, Mark Valley and others to be announced.

Please RSVP at this link:

The password is: USVAA. Please note that the password is case-sensitive; use all caps.

Seating is limited. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the reception ends at 9:45 p.m. Parking is free on the Sony lot with RSVP.

For additional information about the event and the USVAA Veterans Writing Workshop please call 310 559 2116.

Presented by United States Veterans’ Artists Alliance

Sponsored by Sony Pictures Entertainment and
the Writers Guild Foundation

Additional support provided by Final Draft and
California Lawyers for the Arts

. For more information about our work with veterans in the arts, humanities and the entertainment industry, please visit us at

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