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Spring Arts | LZ Bravo: A Vietnam Tour of Duty

Thursday, May 13 | 6:00-7:30pm
At the Robert O. Broomhead Bandstand at Island Wharf, Marion, MA
$5 per person

Capacity: TBD
Rain Date: Sunday, May 16 at 6:00pm

Join us for an outdoor staged reading of LZ Bravo: A Vietnam Tour of Duty, an original, one-act drama conceived by John Heavey, local actor and drama director at Tabor Academy. The play is based in part on Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam, as well as other oral histories and writings from men and women who served in Vietnam. You’ll hear the poignant voices of over three dozen characters, servicemen, and nurses who endured their year-long tour of duty in “the Nam,” as well as families back home in the US. Heavey will lead a discussion following the show.

 

Featured Image: Hovering U.S. Army helicopters pour machine gun fire into the tree line to cover the advance of South Vietnamese ground troops in an attack on a Viet Cong camp 18 miles north of Tay Ninh, northwest of Saigon near the Cambodian border, in March 1965 during the Vietnam War. (AP Photo/Horst Faas)

  • May 13, 2021
    6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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General Admission $5.00 (USD)  

Venue:  

Address:
1 Island Wharf Road, Marion, Massachusetts, 02738, United States

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The Robert O. Broomhead Bandstand at Island Wharf, Marion, MA

Hovering U.S. Army helicopters pour machine gun fire into the tree line to cover the advance of South Vietnamese ground troops in an attack on a Viet Cong camp 18 miles north of Tay Ninh, northwest of Saigon near the Cambodian border, in March 1965 during the Vietnam War.  (AP Photo/Horst Faas)