Performance

VenueWales Millennium Centre
Other spaces at this venue include: Canolfan Mileniwm Cymru, Donald Gordon Theatre, Weston Studio Theatre
TownCardiff
CountyGlamorgan
From24th June 2014
To5th July 2014
When19:30. Sat Mat 13:30
PricesFrom £15.00. To £20.00.
What is currently on at Wales Millennium Centre (V1984858935)

Mametz

T1556599568
This large-scale, site-specific production performed in an ancient woodland near Usk, Monmouthshire, will give audiences a vivid glimpse into life - and death - in the trenches and battlefields of the Somme. Inspired by Welsh writer Owen Sheers' poem Mametz Wood, it will draw on written material by the poets who fought in or witnessed one of the war's bloodiest conflicts - the Battle of Mametz Wood, in which 4,000 of the the 38th (Welsh) Division were killed or wounded. Among the soldiers who took part were several key Welsh and English war poets, including Robert Graves, David Jones, Siegfried Sassoon and Llewelyn Wyn Griffith, and Sheers' own great, great uncle, William Cross.
Author Owen Sheers


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Production details

Please note: This performance is unseated. This event takes place at Great Llancayo Upper Wood Near Usk, Monmouthshirel.

Company

Presented byNational Theatre Wales
Director Matthew Dunster
Design Jon Bausor
Sound George Dennis
Lighting Lee Curran
Performer Stephen Casey
Performer Tara D'Arquian
Performer Michael Elwyn
Performer Daniel Graham
Performer Rhys Isaac-Jones
Performer Mari Izzard

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