Actors' Theatre of South Carolina
Chris Weatherhead and Clarence Felder



















































                            




                                                   
                                                    MOVING IMAGES GROUP at has completed 
                                                          two features & seven family film shorts - 19 film awards!


                                                    John Laurens' War, 
                                                    a docudrama of the forgotten struggle for freedom 

                                                             Has earned eleven global film festival awards!! 
                                                                                    Released in 2021
                                                                            Visit: www.JohnLaurensWarMovie.org






                                            Awards...
                                        Docudrama feature
                                        for Cinematography
                                        (Richard Almes)
                                            Leading Actor
                                        (Robbin Knight)
                                        Supporting Actor
                                        (Clarence Felder)
                                            Direction
                                    (Chris Weatherhead)
                                           Winner!!
                                     GOLD REMI AWARD from 
                                             WORLD FEST 
                                     HOUSTON FILM FESTIVAL!!​




































































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"...will leave you feeling good  
hard-fought 
war for independence..."  
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             INFO (843) 697-9607
                      Call: Chris Weatherhead 
                chrisweatherhead1@gmail.com

HEARTFELT THANKS TO 
OUR TOP DONORS...

A Major Grant from SC HUMANITIES 
The GAYLORD & DOROTHY DONNELLEY FOUNDATION 
CHARLESTON COUNTY ATAX
JOHN & NORMA HALL
JANINE & GEORGE NAGRODSKY
KAREN STAWICKI 
BYRON SCOTT MINERD
GORDON & SUE KING
COLONIAL NOVELIST SUSAN CRAFT 
DR. JANE LaROCHE 
DR. PAUL O'BRIEN
RUSTY & DEBORAH STREETMAN
JEAN CARLTON
TERRY & ALEXIA HELSLEY
WINTHROP TREE SERVICE
MARY ANN & EDWARD TAYLOR
KATHLEEN O'SHAUGHNESSY
LIBBY DISMUKE
MYRON & ANN HARRINGTON
LIN & ED BENNETT
ROBBIN KNIGHT
TERRY WARD TUCKER
ROY & DANN THOMAS
Location Donors...
Old Exchange and Dungeon, Charleston, SC
Colonial Dorchester State Historic Site, SC
Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site, SC
Governor Rutledge House Inn, Charleston, SC
Runnymede Plantation, Charleston, SC
Governor Thomas Bennett House, Charleston, SC
Our Lady of Good Counsel, Folly Beach, SC







​More on JOHN LAURENS' WAR docudrama

 Actors Theatre of SC's Moving Images Group 
received a major grant from SC Humanities
toward docudrama," John Laurens' War"

 A young top aide and brave soldier 
 with George Washington while fighting slavery 
 90 years before it ended...a great unsung AMERICAN HERO!

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         Clarence Felder

         Painting by 
         Francy Walsh  
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  FLASH!  Screenings of our Award-Winning films! 
                  Actors’ Theatre of South Carolina received 
                 a major Growth Grant from National Endowment 
                for The SC Humanities For Statewide Film Series!

   Sponsored by CALHOUN COUNTY LIBRARY      
    Actors' Theatre of South Carolina will screen, at

   Sunday, May 22, at 3:00 pm                                      
                 their highly acclaimed drama...

      JOHN LAURENS' WAR
       Starring Clarence Felder, Robbin Knight, 
     Kelvin Curtis, Michael Easler, Margaret Nyland
        The film series is free, Sundays from 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm.   
       Following screenings, South Carolina Humanities scholars                                                                                        and film creators will answer questions.                                                                       
       NOTE:  Due to pandemic, screenings are held in the 
      Banquet Hall of Calhoun Hills Golf Complex 
     in St. Matthews to allow larger audience & social distancing.  


       Actors' Theatre of South Carolina has received a major                                                                                                                        Growth Grant from South Carolina Humanities, www.schumanities.org.                                                                   
        Funding for Growth Grants has been provided by the National Endowment 
      for the Humanities (NEH) as part of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021                         
         and the NEH Sustaining the Humanities through the American Rescue 
         Plan (SHARP) initiative. Screenings of the award-winning films will 
       take place across the state throughout 2022.

     Film Screenings are at Calhoun Hills Golf Complex, St. Matthews: 

              May 22 @ 3:00 pm - 
         "John Laurens' War "...
        Young officer fights to outlaw slavery ninety years before it                                                      ended in America 

            June 26 @ 3:00 pm - 
         "All For Liberty" ... 
        Swiss freedom fighter and his family discover the cost of liberty

        LOCATION OF SCREENINGS: Calhoun Hills Golf Complex, 
            200 Country Club Road, St. Matthews 29135

More information about films available on Calhoun County Library website  
 and on Facebook page (calhouncountylibrary.org and @calhounlibrarysc) 
and on 
Actors Theatre of South Carolina Facebook page
            Although the screenings are free, reservations are suggested as space is limited. 
                           In the event of pandemic challenge, the Library will attempt to notify audience of a new date. 
                                                        To reserve call 803-874-3389
                           ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 
    The Calhoun County Library is located in the heart of St. Matthews, South Carolina.  
    The library is committed to optimizing library services, strengthening community 
    involvement and exemplifying strategic stewardship throughout the various communities 
    in our service area, including St. Matthews, Fort Motte, Sandy Run, Cameron, Lone Star 
    and beyond.  The library receives county, state, private and grant funding. 








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Artist:​ www.FrancyHeartSong.com
REVIEWS for "Calls To Greatness - US History"… 

“…proves heroes come in many forms - 
male, female; black, white, native Americans,  
young, old, and those with disabilities….can inspire 
everyone to overcome adversity…Fantastic!  
                                                              ME Jones, a Grandmother, S.C.

"…great actors bringing our history alive!…so inspiring!
wild stories about sacrifice and courage.”             
                                                Deirdre Smith Weber, California educator

“…some great patriots who shaped US History…from 
American Revolution to Robert Kennedy in 1968…
captures the spirit of American freedom…students to 
seniors,"Calls…" is entertaining & educational! 
We recommend it!”                       John Hall, Hall Foundation, Ohio


“Great heroes!…many “teachable” moments for families! 
…a reminder how our country has thrived through wars 
by helping each other."                   Hannah & David, Parents, N.C.  


“…looks and sounds fabulous, even on my phone! 
You meet some unknown heroes and hear amazing 
adventures…”                                                  High School Educator, SC

MEET HEROES…
Patrick Henry, John Featherston, Emily Geiger, John Laurens, 
Mary Tenor, Peter Harris (Catawba warrior), Captain Henry Felder, 
Rebecca Motte, Daniel Morgan, Abe Lincoln, Frederick Douglass, 
Teddy Roosevelt, Helen Keller, Robert Kennedy 

STARRING… 
Clarence Felder, Randal Lee Jr., Myra Jones, Robbin Knight, Chris Weatherhead, Kyle Taylor, Michelle Warren, David Loar, 
Karen DeLoach, Dante Rollerson, Scholars, Damon L. Fordham 
& Alexia Jones Helsley, with Cinematography by Trevor Erickson, 
Sound Design, Jay Miley, Director, Chris Weatherhead

LENGTH: 90 min. - Recommended for adults & youth age 10+


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Featured Scholar, 
Damon L. Fordham will be on a panel at end of Screening - A graduate of the University of South Carolina & College of Charleston, Professor Fordham is author of four books, a public lecturer, & Adjunct Professor of History at The Citadel & Charleston Southern University. He provided on-camera intros for ATSC's Calls to Greatness US History and English Literature.


Featured Scholar,
Alexia Jones Helsley, historian, archivist and author, is currently Senior Instructor in History and university archivist at USC Aiken. Her favorite publications include Beaufort: a history; South Carolinians in the War for American Independence; Wicked Columbia: Vice & Villainy in SC’s Capital, and Wicked Edisto: the dark side of Eden.
Recipient of the Governor’s Archives Award, Helsley chairs the SC Old Exchange Commission, is Vice-President of the SC Historical Association, and is an advisor to the Historic Flat Rock Foundation. 


Nationally known actors, writers and creators of the films, Clarence Felder and Chris Weatherhead, join South Carolina scholars and will be available following every screening...                                                                          
Screenings are free - To Reserve seats - Call 803-874-3389  TODAY! 

                  Seating limited due to covid related social distancing.