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Tue 22 - Sat 26 May


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A vibrant, evocative full-length drama about the controversial sinking of the SS Arandora Star on July 2nd, 1940, in which some 700 'enemy aliens', many of them Scottish-Italians, lost their lives while being transported to Canada by the British Government.

A strong ensemble cast create a Dantesque passion of love, hope and determination.

Written by Raymond Raszkowski Ross, directed by Donald Smith
Supported by Creative Scotland.

Please Note: Sat 26 May, 2pm performance will be followed by a post-show discussion with Raymond Raszkowski Ross and Donald Smith.

Illustration by Sandy Moffat.

If you are a Storytelling Centre Supporter, select a full price ticket to book at the discounted rate.

A booking fee of £1 is charged per transaction for online and phone bookings. No booking fee is applied to tickets purchased in person from the Scottish Storytelling Centre Box Office.

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Scottish Storytelling Centre
Netherbow Theatre



Tue 22 - Sat 26 May

Full Price - £12.00
Concession £10.00
Storytelling Centre Supporter - £9.50

Start Time & Duration:
7.30pm (1hr 40) & 2pm (Sat 26 only)

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Tuesday 22nd May 2018 - 19:30

Wednesday 23rd May 2018 - 19:30

Thursday 24th May 2018 - 19:30

Friday 25th May 2018 - 19:30

Saturday 26th May 2018 - 14:00

Saturday 26th May 2018 - 19:30


Box Office 0131 556 9579

Book tickets online or by calling our box office between 10am-6pm, Monday to Saturday (Sunday, July & August only, 12pm-6pm)

A booking fee of £1 is charged per transaction for online and phone bookings.

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