Yellow Bellies: An Alternative History of WWII

Saturday, June 11, 2016 7:30 pm - 7:30 pm EDT (GMT -04:00)

Yellow Bellies poster, featuring two men standing by a large tree they cut down. Yellow Bellies is an historical drama that highlights the experiences and public response to Mennonite Conscientious Objectors during WWII. This episodic tale takes audiences across Canada, featuring verbatim interviews, fictionalized scenes, and live music from the period to explore an often overlooked chapter of Canadian history. 

Based in Stouffville, ON, Theatre of the Beat is a travelling theatre company that creates thought-provoking theatre to educate, challenge and inspire a diversity of communities on socially relevant topics.

If you are a Global Mennonite Peace Building Conference participant, your ticket to this event is included with your registration.

If you are not a Conference participant and would like to attend the June 11 - 7:30 p.m. performance, please click here to register and pay.