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Nelson Fringe: a gREAT rAW

Sunday 26th June 2022

Inspired by the true story of kiwi hero and conscientious objector Archibald Baxter (father of poet James K. Baxter) during WWI, this theatrical debate discusses war, its winners and losers. Mixing music with masks, while weaving song and satire, the painful stories of a century ago still echo into our present day. Starring Archibald Baxter, General Smedley Butler, as well as a king, a kaiser and a tzar. LEST WE FORGET, LEST WE REMEMBER. ARTS FOR PEACE. All the profit from this performance will go to humanitarian organisations in Ukraine, Afghanistan and Iraq.
Presented by Peace Co-Op Theatre Company
Genre: Theatre
Restrictions/Warnings: R16. Discussion of the reality of war (and its implications)

Date(s)

June 26

Time

9pm - 10pm

Location

Nelson & suburbs

Venue

Red Door Theatre
95 Atawhai Drive, The Wood

Tickets, Bookings and Entry

$15 / $25 / $40

Tickets from Eventfinda

Contact

info@nelsonfringe.co.nz

Additional Info

Official Website

 

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