LWTA – “I Come From”
Lunch with the Arts – “I Come From”
(Discussion with Robby Henson)
Wednesday, April 18 | 12pm
$5 at the door
Join Robby Henson for a Lunch with the Arts conversation. Robby will show portions of his documentary “I Come From” and discuss the inspirational performance/writing program behind bars “Voices Inside” that is centered at Northpoint Training Center.
Robby is artistic director of Pioneer Playhouse and is a writing and video instructor at the University of Kentucky. He has written and directed feature films for major studios including “Pharaoh’s Army” with Kris Kristofferson and Chris Cooper and “The Badge” with Billy Bob Thornton. He has created a number of documentary films for PBS including his recent “I Come From” about incarcerated artists. He holds an M.F.A from New York University in filmmaking. He is also the playwright of “Good Blues Tonight” and this summer’s upcoming Pioneer Playhouse adaptation of Angela Correll’s “Granted.”