In Parenthesis

Private John Ball and his fellow Royal Welch Fusiliers embark for FRANCE in December 1915.

Six months later, the majority

of this band of comrades are killed or wounded at the Battle of the Somme.

A new production of this unique prose-poem marks Remembrance Sunday and the 90th anniversary of the outbreak of World War One.

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Private John Ball and his fellow Royal Welch Fusiliers embark for FRANCE in December 1915.

Six months later, the majority

of this band of comrades are killed or wounded at the Battle of the Somme.

A new production of this unique prose-poem marks Remembrance Sunday and the 90th anniversary of the outbreak of World War One.