Arts and Music

Stories from the Stage

Stories have the power to astonish us, make us laugh and cry, and open our hearts to the world. Hosted by Wes Hazard and Theresa Okokon, STORIES FROM THE STAGE invites storytellers from around the world to share extraordinary tales of what it means to be human. Each episode features both on-stage performances and interviews about their inspirations and craft, and the meaning behind their stories.

Resilience

26m 40s

Houston, Texas - the nation’s most ethnically diverse metropolitan area - is a community of people who have learned the fine art of resilience. Sneha travels a difficult road from sickness to health; actors and improv turn Brendan’s playwriting from lemon into lemonade; and Ebony learns the secret to taming her stress. Three stories, three interpretations of RESILIENCE, hosted by Theresa Okokon.

Episodes

  • Resilience: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Resilience

    S5 E3 - 26m 40s

    Houston, Texas - the nation’s most ethnically diverse metropolitan area - is a community of people who have learned the fine art of resilience. Sneha travels a difficult road from sickness to health; actors and improv turn Brendan’s playwriting from lemon into lemonade; and Ebony learns the secret to taming her stress. Three stories, three interpretations of RESILIENCE, hosted by Theresa Okokon.

  • Newsworthy: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Newsworthy

    S5 E2 - 26m 30s

    The news is often attention grabbing. But sometimes the story behind the story is just as interesting as the headlines. Phillip navigates civil rights strife in Boston, MA; Anne manages a local news phone line as Nixon’s White House collapses; and Jeff gives a disastrous speech with a very influential guest in the audience. Three stories, three interpretations of NEWSWORTHY, hosted by Wes Hazard.

  • Changed Forever 9/11: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Changed Forever 9/11

    S5 E1 - 26m 29s

    Twenty years ago, 9/11 changed the world. People struggled to make sense of the terrible acts, and to rebuild their lives in its aftermath. After the death of his father, David Filipov goes to Afghanistan where a Pop-Tart takes on a whole new meaning; psychology professor Michael Sargent confronts his biases on an airplane; and Jude Treder-Wolff finds seeds of hope to fuel her work as a therapist.

Extras + Features

  • Resilience | Promo: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Resilience | Promo

    S5 E3 - 29s

    Houston, Texas - the nation’s most ethnically diverse metropolitan area - is a community of people who have learned the fine art of resilience. Sneha travels a difficult road from sickness to health; actors and improv turn Brendan’s playwriting from lemon into lemonade; and Ebony learns the secret to taming her stress. Three stories, three interpretations of RESILIENCE, hosted by Theresa Okokon.

  • Newsworthy | Promo: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Newsworthy | Promo

    S5 E2 - 30s

    The news is often attention grabbing. But sometimes the story behind the story is just as interesting as the headlines. Phillip navigates civil rights strife in Boston, MA; Anne manages a local news phone line as Nixon’s White House collapses; and Jeff gives a disastrous speech with a very influential guest in the audience. Three stories, three interpretations of NEWSWORTHY, hosted by Wes Hazard.

  • Changed Forever 9/11 | Promo: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Changed Forever 9/11 | Promo

    S5 E1 - 30s

    Twenty years ago, 9/11 changed the world. People struggled to make sense of the terrible acts, and to rebuild their lives in its aftermath. After the death of his father, David Filipov goes to Afghanistan where a Pop-Tart takes on a whole new meaning; psychology professor Michael Sargent confronts his biases on an airplane; and Jude Treder-Wolff finds seeds of hope to fuel her work as a therapist.

Schedule

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    Stories from the Stage

    Resilience

    Tuesday
    Oct 26

    30 Minutes

    Stories about resilience with Sneha Desai, Brendan Bourque-Sheil and Ebony Stewart; host Theresa Okokon.
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    Stories from the Stage

    Resilience

    Tuesday
    Oct 26

    30 Minutes

    Stories about resilience with Sneha Desai, Brendan Bourque-Sheil and Ebony Stewart; host Theresa Okokon.
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    Stories from the Stage

    Resilience

    Friday
    Oct 29

    30 Minutes

    Stories about resilience with Sneha Desai, Brendan Bourque-Sheil and Ebony Stewart; host Theresa Okokon.
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    Stories from the Stage

    Resilience

    Friday
    Oct 29

    30 Minutes

    Stories about resilience with Sneha Desai, Brendan Bourque-Sheil and Ebony Stewart; host Theresa Okokon.
  • Image
    Stories From the Stage: TVSS: Iconic

    Stories from the Stage

    Resilience

    Friday
    Oct 29

    30 Minutes

    Stories about resilience with Sneha Desai, Brendan Bourque-Sheil and Ebony Stewart; host Theresa Okokon.
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    Stories from the Stage

    Resilience

    Sunday
    Oct 31

    30 Minutes

    Stories about resilience with Sneha Desai, Brendan Bourque-Sheil and Ebony Stewart; host Theresa Okokon.
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    Stories from the Stage

    Resilience

    Sunday
    Oct 31

    30 Minutes

    Stories about resilience with Sneha Desai, Brendan Bourque-Sheil and Ebony Stewart; host Theresa Okokon.
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    Stories from the Stage

    Cast Your Vote

    Monday
    Nov 1

    30 Minutes

    A woman discovers she is a foreigner in her own country; a woman reacts when trouble strikes at her polling place; a man becomes a candidate when another drops out.
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    Stories from the Stage

    Cast Your Vote

    Tuesday
    Nov 2

    30 Minutes

    A woman discovers she is a foreigner in her own country; a woman reacts when trouble strikes at her polling place; a man becomes a candidate when another drops out.
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    Stories from the Stage

    Cast Your Vote

    Tuesday
    Nov 2

    30 Minutes

    A woman discovers she is a foreigner in her own country; a woman reacts when trouble strikes at her polling place; a man becomes a candidate when another drops out.
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    Stories from the Stage

    Cast Your Vote

    Friday
    Nov 5

    30 Minutes

    A woman discovers she is a foreigner in her own country; a woman reacts when trouble strikes at her polling place; a man becomes a candidate when another drops out.
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    Stories from the Stage

    Cast Your Vote

    Friday
    Nov 5

    30 Minutes

    A woman discovers she is a foreigner in her own country; a woman reacts when trouble strikes at her polling place; a man becomes a candidate when another drops out.
  • Image
    Stories From the Stage: TVSS: Iconic

    Stories from the Stage

    Cast Your Vote

    Friday
    Nov 5

    30 Minutes

    A woman discovers she is a foreigner in her own country; a woman reacts when trouble strikes at her polling place; a man becomes a candidate when another drops out.
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    Stories from the Stage

    Serving With Honor

    Monday
    Nov 8

    30 Minutes

    Service members and their families demonstrate character and resolve amid trying circumstances; with Kevin Dutremble, Juli-anne Whitney Jensen and James Griffin.
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    Stories from the Stage

    Serving With Honor

    Tuesday
    Nov 9

    30 Minutes

    Service members and their families demonstrate character and resolve amid trying circumstances; with Kevin Dutremble, Juli-anne Whitney Jensen and James Griffin.
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    Stories from the Stage

    Serving With Honor

    Tuesday
    Nov 9

    30 Minutes

    Service members and their families demonstrate character and resolve amid trying circumstances; with Kevin Dutremble, Juli-anne Whitney Jensen and James Griffin.

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