A Veteran's Piercing True Story Leaps From Page To Stage

Iraq veteran Brian Castner along with librettist Stephanie Fleischmann and composer Jeremy Howard Beck, are adapting Castner's PTSD memoir, The Long Walk, into an opera at New York's American Lyric Theater. Beck says he was drawn to telling a story about the Iraq War because of what he sees as a dangerous disconnect between veterans and civilians.
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