I have worked on a number of plays for Mennonite and Brethren historical organizations, including CrossRoads Heritage Center, the John Kline Homestead Foundation, and the Singers Glen Community Organization. These plays typically tell the stories of minority faith communities surviving in the face of adversity.

These shows include Under the Shadow of the Almighty (2014), Jordan’s Stormy Banks (2015), and the opera Singers Glen (2017).

Reflections on my work with historical groups

Jordan's Stormy Banks

Elder John Kline, played by Brian Martin Burkholder, visits a Confederate Army camp. This spring, the Valley Mennonite Brethren CrossRoads Heritage Center (yes, that's a…Read more