Company: A Likely Story / Ottawa, ON
Written by Laurie Fyffe
60 min / Play / 14+
Beowulf In Afghanistan by Laurie Fyffe
Directed by Kate Smith
With Axandre Lemours & Laurie Fyffe.
SM & Sound Design: Lydia Talajic.
When Professor Flynn receives a partly burned copy of Beowulf, she recalls a student posted to Afghanistan and embarks on a journey into an ancient world tormented by the scourge of the monster Grendel. Can the words of an ancient poem heal the wounds of war?