PreViews - Greg Pierotti Interview Part 1

PreViews - Greg Pierotti Interview Part 1

New York City-based Tectonic Theater Project created The Laramie Project and The Laramie Project: Ten Years Later, An Epilogue to serve as emotional reminders of the kidnapping, beating, and murder of Wyoming college student Matthew Shepard. PreViews writer Jennifer Pencek speaks with Greg Pierotti, who co-wrote the plays, about how the project came about and the experience of interviewing hundreds of Laramie residents for both productions. He also talks about the emotional impact on the actors portraying real-life characters. Listen to part two at www.youtube.com