Letters from the Front by GLOW Theatre


Saturday 29th February, 7pm here at UTASS

Suitable for ages 12 years and over

Tickets available at UTASS 

Get wrapped up in a wartime romance in Glow Theatre’s Letters from the Front. Based on the book ‘Thirty-odd feet below Belgium’ by Arthur Stockwin, Letters from the Front is a touching and personal performance inspired by the story of real couple Edith Ainscow and Geoffrey Boothby, who, after spending only four days together, were seperated when Geoffrey was sent to the front to work for the Royal Engineer Tunnellers below the Ypres Salient.

Over 18 months, hope was sustained and a relationship blossomed through little more than written correspondence caring, spirited and courageous, their letters are lovingly brought to life through a fusion of digital media and traditional storytelling.

 

Letters From The Front by Glow Theatre

Get wrapped up in a wartime romance in Glow Theatre's Letters from the Front. Based on the book 'Thirty-odd feet below Belgium' by Arthur Stockwin, Letters from the Front is a touching and personal performance inspired by the story of real couple Edith Ainscow and Geoffrey Boothby, who, after spending only four days together, were seperated when Geoffrey was sent to the front to work for the Royal Engineer Tunnellers below the Ypres Salient.Over 18 months, hope was sustained and a relationship blossomed through little more than written correspondence caring, spirited and courageous, their letters are lovingly brought to life through a fusion of digital media and traditional storytelling.Thu 27 Feb – The Coniston Institute – 015394 41823Fri 28 Feb – Wreay Village Hall – 07551 657618Sat 29 Feb – Upper Teesdale Agricultural Support Services, Middleton In Teesdale, Durham, United Kingdom – 07968 874968Sun 1 Mar – Whittingham Memorial Institute – 01665 574384More: https://highlightsnorth.co.uk/event/letters-from-the-front-by-glow/Highlights is part of National Rural Touring Forum – NRTF and is funded by Arts Council EnglandHighlights Promoters' Lounge What's On In Cumbria Cumbria What's On Whats on Carlisle and Cumbria Cumbria24 Cumbria Crack Whats on and Where at – Kendal & surrounding areas Whats On In The Lake District What's on in Cumbria & the Lake District: Days out, events and more Alnwick WHAT'S ON What's Going On? Alnwick What's on in Tyneside & Northumberland Northumberland What's On? Whats On Northumberland-Live Music & Entertainment What's On Northeast – Chronicle What's On In The North East

Posted by Highlights Rural Touring Scheme on Monday, 17 February 2020