Dragonfly A Foster Ohana Musical
This month was the world premier of a locally written and produced musical, Dragonfly, the Story of a Young Local Girl's Journey Through Foster Care written by Terri Madden in collaboration with The Foster Care Training Committee. Directed by William Haʻo. Songs by former foster youths. Kaui Lucas, host of Hawaii is my Main Land, interviews Terri Madden; Founder and Managing Director of the community building through theater non-profit, PlayBuilders of Hawaii Theater Company. Ms. Madden is also program organizer and playwright of Dragonfly. Two cast members/collaborators join her: actor and choreographer Becky McGarvey, and actor and composer Apu Turano. Turano is himself a former foster youth.