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    Upcoming Performances

    The Telling Project creates a space in which the experiences of men and women in uniform can be shared and witnessed by their community. View upcoming schedule.

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    Happening Now

    The Telling Project work continues with the launch of The Telling Project Institute. Learn more.

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    Get Involved

    Do you have a story to tell? Would you like to bring The Telling Project to your community? Are you a business that would like to sponsor a Telling Project? Learn more.

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    About Us

    The Telling Project has put more than 180 military veterans and military family members on stage across the US to tell their stories of service.

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From left "Telling, Albuquerque" director Max Rayneard,,  instructs Ernest Garcia,,Mike Miller ,, and Marykay Chapman,, during a rehearsal  at the Vortex Theater .  Photographed on Tuesday September  9, 2014.  /Adolphe Pierre-Louis/Journal

About Us

The Mission: The Telling Project is a national performing arts non-profit that employs theater to deepen our understanding of the military and veterans’ experience. Greater understanding fosters receptivity, easing veterans’ transitions back to civil society, and allowing communities to benefit…

Upcoming Performances

2016: (click on links for tickets and info) Telling: Stanford   Thursday, February 18, 8:00pm Friday, February 19, 8:00pm Saturday, February 20, 8:00pm The Nitery Theater, Stanford University Telling: Houston Friday, March 25, 8:00pm Saturday, March 26, 4:00pm Sunday, March…

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Several of the 30+ Telling Project performances have been recorded and are available online. One of our goals is to be able to share all the Telling Project performances and make them available online. If you’d like to support our work…

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A Rave For Telling: Lansing

“It’s so simple: interview a group of people about their lives and assemble their stories into a script. That’s the basic premise and structure of Peppermint Creek Theatre Co.’s latest production, “Telling: Lansing.” But the production has an emotional depth…

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Veterans: The Telling Project – a documentary

We’re incredibly grateful and humbled by the amazing work undertaking by WEDU and The Florida Humanities Council, the culmination of which is the documentary “Veterans: The Telling Project,” a ‘making of’ feature on “Telling: Tampa Bay,” performed last spring throughout…

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Telling: Lansing with Peppermint Creek Theatre

Can’t wait to see what the great folks at Peppermint Creek have created with the wonderful veterans and military family members of Lansing!  Our first production in Michigan, “Telling: Lansing” will undoubtedly not be our last.  We’ve loved working with…

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Featured Partner

  With deep gratitude, we are pleased to announce a new partnership with Adept Word Management.  Founder Beth McLaughlin has offered the company’s services to us as their way of supporting our work – and it is a tremendous help….

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