One of my plays was based on the music of a local composer and lyricist, named Kent Horner (see titled, “Secrets in the Sand” (see  I took the songs out of sequence and wrote this musical tribute to the heroes of 9/11.  It was performed at the 1,200 seat Performing Arts Center in El Cajon, California.  The City liked the premise of the play so much, they let us use their 1,200 seat theater: at no charge.  Their only stipulation was that we honor their local heroes deployed overseas.  The title is “Secrets in the Sand” and the music ranges from ballads to rock’n roll. (See Details at and