dawnrose

Women Wept 1

a live performance to commemorate the centenary of WW1 within the outer walls of Landguard Fort, Felixstowe on 28 June 2014.

women lost husbands, fathers, sons and lovers in the trenches. Extracts from the diary of Vera Britten formed the basis for the performance.

on the day, dawnrose was drenched in the steady rain of a thunderstorm and the culmination of her performance was punctuated by an enormous clap of thunder as if on cue....

Photo by courtesy John Rixon

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