Yellow Bellies: An Alternative History of WWIIExport this event to calendar

Saturday, June 11, 2016 — 7:30 PM EDT

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.

Ticket Purchase:

Saturday June 11  - Online registration for this event has closed. There may be a few tickets available at the door. We encourage you to the attend the same event on Sunday. See below.

Sunday June 12 at 2:30 pm click here to register and pay. 

Cost 
$20
Location 
ML - Modern Languages
Theatre of the Arts

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Watch our special event videos: the Bechtel LecturesMennonite Literature series, the Eby Lecture, and the Sawatsky Lecture.