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Woven Bones

Cap-a-Pie theatre company in partnership with Durham University present...

Woven Bones

05 July 2018 7.30pm
Tickets £8.50 / £6.00 (conc)

Written by Laura Lindow

When human remains were found in Durham in 2013, archaeologists discovered that they belonged to the Scottish Soldiers - prisoners of war from the 1650 Battle of Dunbar who were marched to Durham and imprisoned in the then-disused Cathedral and Castle.

What has emerged is a story of suffering and hope that will make you think about where you live in a completely different way.

Developed in partnership with Durham University ahead of a major new exhibition opening in summer 2018, Woven Bones brings to life the untold stories of these Scottish Soldiers. This brand new Cap-a-Pie production written by Laura Lindow offers a unique chance to walk in their shoes as it tours the route marched by the soldiers from Dunbar to Durham.


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