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The Shearing Gang

July 17, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - July 19, 2019 @ 7:30 pm

| £12.00

The Shearing Gang will be performed at Sterts Theatre on 9th-11th July and 17th -19th July at 7.30 pm

The Shearing Gang – Sterts Theatre Company/Dogwood productions

2019…Each summer a group of young people gather to work, travel and share life together. Always on the road, The Shearing Gang, brings together a disparate group, some brought up on the land, others escaping the city, but all in some way dispossessed. Their journey takes them to Bodmin Moor, passing close to a mystical site, Hurlers’ Stones, in search of a better life. 1619…. The young, unmarried women are made to leave their homes and community to tend the livestock on the summer pastures of Bodmin Moor, camping in the shadow of stone circles. ​ Creating footsteps where others will follow….

Tickets: Full £12/Half £6 available from Sterts Box Office


July 17, 2019 @ 7:30 pm
July 19, 2019 @ 7:30 pm
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Sterts Theatre
Upton Cross Cornwall PL14 5AZ
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