Not About Heroes


Stephen MacDonald's Fringe winning play about the unique friendship between celebrated World War One poets Wilfred Owen and Siegfried Sassoon. They met at Craiglockhart Hospital in 1917, and bonded over a mutual hatred of war and love of poetry.
Not About Heroes at Wilton's Music Hall

Image: Wilton's Music Hall


Overview


Genre: Drama
Venue: Wilton's Music Hall
Started: Wednesday 31 October 2018
Closed: Sunday 11 November 2018
Running time:2 hrs 00 mins
Age suitability: 12+

Background


This production won a Best Actor accolade at the Wales Theatre Awards for Daniel Llewelyn Williams, who reprises his role here as Sassoon alongside Owain Gwynn as Owen.


This strictly limited London run concludes an acclaimed two-year tour, commemorating the centenary of the Armistice.


Flying Bridge Theatre Company, which has recently enjoyed its New York debut, partners with Wilton's Associate Artists and Olivier Award winners Seabright Productions to present this enduringly powerful love letter to poetry and the strength of the human spirit.


Synopsis


Stephen MacDonald's Fringe First winning play about the unique friendship between celebrated World War One poets Wilfred Owen and Siegfried Sassoon.


They met at Craiglockhart Hospital in 1917, and bonded over a mutual hatred of war and love of poetry.


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Dates


Previews from:Wednesday 31 October 2018

Closes:Sunday 11 November 2018

Performance days & times


Evening:

Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm

Friday ‑ 7‑30pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm


Intervals:1

Matinee:

Thursday - 2-30pm

Saturday - 2-30pm

Sunday - 2-30pm (11 Nov)


Intervals:1

Tickets


Standard:
£12.50 - £25

Concessions:
£10 - £22.50

Cast


Daniel Llewelyn Williams as Siegfried Sassoon

Owain Gwynn as Wilfred Owen


Creatives


Author: Stephen MacDonald
Director: Tim Baker
Designer: Oliver Harman
Lighting: Kevin Heyes
Sound: Dyfan Jones
Production: Flying Bridge Theatre Company and Seabright Productions

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