Company members Samantha Speis, Bill Pullman, Alli Ross, and Tamara Hurwitz Pullman celebrate their opening night at Arena Stage.
Company members Samantha Speis, Bill Pullman, Alli Ross, and Tamara Hurwitz Pullman celebrate their opening night at Arena Stage.
(photo courtesy of Arena Stage)

The world premiere of Liz Lerman's Healing Wars at Washington, D.C.'s Arena Stage celebrated its opening night on June 12. The theatrical dance piece, which examines the damaging impact of war and the healing that follows, stars husband and wife Bill Pullman and Tamara Hurwitz Pullman. The production, part of the National Civil War Project, also features a company of performers in multiple roles, including Marjani Forte, George Hirsch, Ted Johnson, Alli Ross, Samantha Speis, Keith A. Thompson, and United States Navy veteran Paul Hurley.

Director and choreographer Liz Lerman and the company of Healing Wars for an opening-night photo.
Director and choreographer Liz Lerman and the company of Healing Wars for an opening-night photo.
(photo courtesy of Arena Stage)

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