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Homecoming - Dunbar’s Battery Theatre

  • Festival Hub Dunmuir Hotel Dunbar, East Lothian Scotland (map)

A brand new theatre company, founded in Dunbar share a work-in-progress performance about two Dunbar local heroes and their role in WW1. Rev James Kirk, an army chaplain who wrote weekly letters home to his congregation and Violet Fraser, an accomplished nurse who helped to establish the VAD hospital at Dunbar Battery. Accompanied by songs specially composed by Karen Dietz, the company will present extracts from their newly developed play written by Sophie Good (Village Pub Theatre), performed by Kirsten Maguire and Philip Kingscott and directed by Andy Corelli.