Start date: 29 June, 2017
End date: 5 August, 2017
A group of Canadian soldiers convalesce in a field hospital after facing the horrors of Vimy Ridge in this striking WWI drama from Governor General’s Award-winning playwright Vern Thiessen. As the soldiers battle with their memories of the past, a young nurse from Nova Scotia tends to their wounds both obvious and concealed.
Nature of the Project Reach
To mark Canada’s sesquicentennial celebrations in 2017, Soulpepper’s summer shows explore defining events of Canadian nationhood including Confederation and the First World War.