Adam Roberts, a near graduate of Syracuse University, completed his bachelor’s from a cell in Attica. He is serving twenty-five years to life for murder, and goes before the parole board in 2024. In addition to spending time with family and friends, Adam fills his days with purpose by working as a peer counselor, and engaging in creative pursuits such as drawing, painting, and writing narrative nonfiction. Having spent four years in the Attica Writers’ Workshop, he now hopes to earn a master’s in literature. Adam returns to the theatre after a thirty-year hiatus – previously, he garnered critical acclaim for his portrayal of the caterpillar in fourth grade production of “James and the Giant Peach”.