The Soldier, The Soldier's Tale
Vin Shambry is a published writer, acclaimed storyteller, international actor, and director. He is truly honored to be working for the first time with Portland Columbia Symphony on this amazing project. He is a nationally recognized as an actor, with Broadway credits, multiple national tours, and international performing experiences, including the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. OUTDOOR SCHOOL is a feature film based on a story by Vin Shambry, written and directed by Ime Etuk. Vin has published work is in the 2019 book The Moth Presents Occasional Magic: True Stories About Defying the Impossible. His original piece of Flower Joy is about a child who becomes an adult, first caught in the tangle & traps of poverty and family legacy, and then learning that those things are different from what we see from himself.