, award winning playwright, stage and screen star, brings the stories of eight different men to the stage in a one-man show that will reach into your very soul and keep you thoroughly spellbound: Beyond Glory
, adapted from Larry Smith’s stirring book. Commended for film portrayals of Babe Ruth to Stonewall Jackson to AVATAR’s Col. Quaritch, Lang
began his career on Broadway and maintained a managing role at the Actor’s Theatre. It is through Lang’s
stage adaptation of Beyond Glory
that he has reached his most memorable, his most brilliant work. Beyond Glory
enjoyed a celebrated run on Broadway and in Chicago’s Goodman Theater; Lang
is now taking it coast to coast. Beyond Glory
presents the stories of eight veterans from World War II, Korea, and Vietnam, rendering first hand accounts of valor which resulted in the nation’s highest military award, the Medal of Honor
. As a tribute to fallen soldiers, Lang
performed the show on military bases, and gave a command performance on the floor of Congress with Medal of Honor recipient Senator Daniel Inouye of Hawaii in attendance.
A portion of all tickets purchased will be donated to The Milwaukee Homeless Veterans Initiative. In addition, we will be collecting coats, socks, blankets, and pillows for the Milwaukee Homeless Veterans Initiative at the event! mkehomelessvets.org
Buy a ticket for a vet. Stop in or call the box office at 414.273.7206 to sponsor a seat for a vet.