Videos

An Indeterminate Life

An Indeterminate Life was performed at Auburn Correctional Facility in April of 2014.  It was PPTG’s third public performance and …

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Maximum Will

Maximum Will was performed in April of 2012 and was PPTG’s second public performance.  Michael wanted the group to tackle …

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Interview with PPTG Members

This unedited interview with Demetrius Molina, Raymond Vanclief, Phil Miller (now released), Michael Rhynes and David Bendezu was provided to …

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Sizzle Reel: Maximum Will

Highlights reel from the Phoenix Players Theatre Group’s 2012 production of MAXIMUM WILL, a reader’s theatre/performance piece based on Shakespeare …

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The Lost Boys of Auburn

This short film is based on footage from a long documentary of the Phoenix Players Theater Group shot  during preparation …

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Auburn Documentary: Cut 4

This clip begins from the end of the piece “Shane” is rehearsing. David discusses his relationship with his brother. Juli Kliest-Mendez comments …

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Auburn Documentary: Cut 3

Discussing some of her thoughts about working with PPTG in their first show, INSIDE/OUT is former student, Juli Kleist Mendez. …

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Auburn Documentary: Cut 2

Giving insights to their lives before prison are founding members Efraim “DE” Diaz, Michael Rhynes, and Michael “Shane” Hale.  Shane …

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Auburn Documentary: Cut 1

Discussing the origins of the Phoenix Players Theatre Group are founding member, Kenneth Brown; founder Michael Rhynes; original facilitator, Stephen …

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