DescriptionShow time: 7:30pm
A searing story of the Afghan war through the eyes of a Canadian field medic, a surgeon and a recovery room nurse. Kandahar 2010. The Afghan War rumbles on as Canadian soldiers and Taliban fighters clash in the desert. Amid the explosions, three medics in a fortress hospital mend the wounded and repair broken lives.
But who’s mending them?
The Fighting Season, based on a Kelowna surgeon’s own tours of duty, recounts the psychological scars that linger after the three return home to Canada. A visceral exposé, the Theatre Kelowna play is a contender in the 2018 Okanagan Zone Theatre Festival.