Adapted by Anthony Black
Original Score by Aaron Collier and Jacques Mindreau
Directed by Ann-Marie Kerr and Anthony Black
With Anthony Black and Jacques Mindreau
From the producers of the critically acclaimed Old Stock: A Refugee Love Story. Based on a short story by famed Life of Pi author Yann Martel.
An aspiring Canadian writer is visiting Washington, DC on his first ever trip to the United States. After stumbling upon a group of Vietnam War veterans performing classical concertos in an abandoned theater, he has a life-changing encounter with a forgotten American composer. One Discordant Violin is an extraordinarily moving duet for actor and violinist about finding beauty in unexpected places and what can happen when we reach beyond our grasp.
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“Touching moments of levity and humour... a beautiful elegy” – The Coast