The Long Bones


Imagines Alun Lewis' last hours in the Burma jungle, and tells the powerful story behind the death of this finest of Welsh World War II poets.
The Long Bones at Pentameters Theatre

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Overview


Genre: Drama
Venue: Pentameters Theatre
Started: Tuesday 19 June 2018
Closed: Saturday 30 June 2018
Running time:To be confirmed
Age suitability: Not available

Synopsis


A SOLDIER POET. TWO BEAUTIFUL WOMEN. AN UGLY BATTLEFIELD.


Alun Lewis was born in South Wales in 1915.


He was brilliant, loving and charismatic: a successful poet and a good soldier.


He died suddenly while serving on the Arakan front in 1944.


Why he died has always been something of a mystery.


The Long Bones imagines Alun Lewis' last hours in the Burma jungle, and tells the powerful story behind the death of this finest of Welsh World War II poets.


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Theatre


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28 Heath Street
Hampstead
London NW3 6TE

Box office tel: 020 7435 3648

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Dates


Previews from:Tuesday 19 June 2018

Closes:Saturday 30 June 2018

Performance days & times


Evening:

Tuesday ‑ 8‑00pm

Wednesday ‑ 8‑00pm

Thursday ‑ 8‑00pm

Friday ‑ 8‑00pm

Saturday ‑ 8‑00pm


Matinee:
Sunday - 5-00pm

Tickets


Standard:
£13

Concessions:
£10

Creatives


Author: Juliet Aykroyd
Director: Juliet Aykroyd
Production: Léonie Scott-Matthews

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