The Shift Theatre

Hallowed Ground

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Contains themes associated with war and death. Please note this performance takes place off-site at Hepburn House Reserve Centre, 89 East Claremont Street, EH7 4HU (Venue 210).
_ Time: 17.20
_ Duration: 60 mins
_ Age Suitability: 14+

From Serbian snowfields to deserts in Afghanistan, four women unite across a century. Lilian, a surgeon in her fifties denied service in the Australian army in WW1 joins the Scottish Women’s Hospital. In WW2, Australian radiologist Mary finds herself the only woman among 3000 British troops in the Middle East. In Iraq doctor Tam, plagued by dreams of fleeing war-torn Saigon, reconciles her own refugee experience. Catherine, on active service in Afghanistan, reflects on the remarkable women who paved the way.

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