Author, Composer, Soldier-of-a-Sort

Swallow Theatre
Thu 3 Oct

A celebration of the friendship between the First World War poet and composer, Ivor Gurney, and Marion Scott, the musician and critic to whom he sent his poems from the trenches. A tale of friendship triumphing over war, illness and despair interweaves poetry, letters and songs. 60min; 12+.
“Heartbreaking,” The Stage. [516]


Due to the intimate space and the fact that the door leads onto the stage, we are sorry but latecomers will not be admitted.  This applies even if other events in the festival have overrun.  Please allow plenty of time for your journey.

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