Against the strict pacifist beliefs of his father and the girl he loves, an Amish farm boy enlists in the army during the First World War, and brings about a crisis in his community. Winner of the 1983 Governor General’s Award for English-language drama.
Commissioned and developed by the Blyth Festival.
First Production Blyth Festival 1981. Numerous productions in Canada and the US, including Circle Rep Theatre, New York and the Stratford Festival.