This week we talk with Dixie Denier about her up coming Burlesque show ‘ Dixie D’s USO Jubilee: An Immersive 1940’s Canteen, as well as how she got started in performing and her connection to Living History.
Our second guest is Byron “Cooky” Vinyard of the Tri-State Living History Association to discuss the History and the importance of the Field Kitchen during WWII and Living History Events as well as how he fell into the hobby. Byron will have his full kitchen display set up as well as feeding the troops during the National Museum Of The Pacific War’s WWII Weekend
May 17 – 27 .
On this weeks episode a brief history on Jacob C. Vouza, plus Living History Director from National Museum of the Pacific War Jeff Copsetta joins us to talk about their facility, Their Living History Weekend Scheduled for May 25-26th, and we make a cool announcement.
On this week’s episode we sit down with Barry D Kirsch Chief Imagination Officer of Iron Robot Films to discuss his transition from journalism to film making, and his latest project “Dispatches, Stories From The Front” a documentary about living historians and what drives them to educate the public and preserving History.
On this week’s episode we sit down with the cast and crew of the new intendent short film Walking Point to discuss what it takes to get a project from a dream to a reality and all the hard work and passion that goes along with it.
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Don sits down with Writer, Producer, and Director, RJ Nevens Jr. and his Wife and Executive Producer Chelsea S. Nevens along with k9 Duke and his Partner / Handler Ed Soares to talk about the early process of making this production, casting plus much more.
Don is joined by Lou Wegner, Josiah Schreiber, and Jeff Copsetta to discuss how they got into acting, how they got involved in the production of Walking Point and the impact this project has had on their lives, and the friendships it’s created.
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Don is joined by actors Obie Sho and Fumitake Karashima to discuss their involvement in the production of Walking Point, what it was like to portray the generation of the Great Grandparents ,and the experiences they have being young Japanese actors in modern day Hollywood.
On This episode we do a little first anniversary celebration, We talk about The impact Day Light Savings Time had on the war effort, The advent of Super Glue, and remember Medal of Honor Winner Sergeant First Class Edward Allen Carter Jr. and finally we try to simplify this history behind the “Lift and Lot” number stamped under your M1 Helmet Visor.