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Welcome Home
Small Cast (Touring) Play for Theatres, Schools

Vietnam: America's Mood in the 60s.

Small Cast One Act Plays for Children - Welcome Home

Welcome Home

Cast: 3 (2M, 1F), expandable, adults
Time: about 45-50 minutes
Audience: Intermediate-upper, families

Deeply moving drama about Vietnam Veterans and the legacy of their dedication and service. Gives young people a dramatic understanding of American history.

National Endowment for the Arts Winner!

Cast List, Script Sample

 

Small Cast One Act Plays for Children - Welcome Home

Welcome Home

Cast: 3 (2M, 1F), expandable, adults
Time: about 45-50 minutes
Audience: Intermediate-upper, families

Deeply moving drama about Vietnam Veterans and the legacy of their dedication and service. Gives young people a dramatic understanding of American history.

National Endowment for the Arts Winner!

Cast List, Script Sample

 

Welcome Home is the deeply moving story of a boy and his Vietnam veteran father.

Small Cast One Act Plays for Children - Welcome Home

Vietnam War Plays - Welcome Home

 

After years of emotional separation, can the two find understanding in their relationship? Can any family really understand...

 

 

...his memories?

One Act Plays for Schools - Welcome Home

 

When they visit the Vietnam Memorial in Washington DC together, their experience brings them closer and allows them to accept the reality of the war: the tragedy and guilt of the past and the great hope for the future.

ArtReach Touring Theatre, Cincinnati, OH

"Welcome Home perfectly captures the essence of this country's mood during the 60s."
Vietnam Veteran, Thomas Hayes

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"Welcome Home was extraordinary. Our students were involved, it led to much discussion afterward."
  Amelia Middle School, Cincinnati, Ohio, ArtReach Production

Playscripts for High Schools!

Welcome Home is the Winner of a National Endowment for the Arts Playwriting Fellowship Award

Welcome Home Received a Standing Ovation at AATE Annual Conference

 Small Cast Plays for Children - Welcome Home


Playscripts for Schools!

Welcome Home is the Winner of five Ohio Arts Council Playwriting Awards


 Monologs for High School Students and Middle Schools Students - One Act Plays for Schools!

Welcome Home is Featured in Scenes and Monologs from the Best New Plays


Drama Teachers, this play has powerful dramatic scenes and monologues.  Welcome Home is a great One Act Play for Competition -- it has a stunning affect on the audience.

Welcome Home is the Winner of an AATE unpublished play award

 

 

 

 

 

 

Welcome Home, a one act play for young audiences
Has been performed by many kinds of organizations:

At Hobart & William Smith College, Pat Collins' drama class did a play reading and invited Vietnam veterans to attend.

Findlay Arts Council performed the play in conjunction with the "Moving Wall", the traveling exhibit of the Vietnam Veteran's Memorial.

ArtReach Touring Theatre performed Welcome Home for every Junior High school in the state of North Carolina, to rave reviews from the Board of Education.

Rolling Thunder Inc, Ohio Chapter Youngstown is scheduled to produce the play for their community.

The play brought veterans and young people together and stimulated extraordinary discussion.

"I completely love Welcome Home. You've created a beautiful portrayal of character development and wonderful use of language. Again, thank you so much for allowing us to use your play. It truly does mean a lot to us, and I can not stress how much I appreciate your work."
Adrian Padilla, Wesley Chapel FL

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