When Rosen was growing up, stories often hung in the air about his great-uncles – they were there before the war, his dad would say, and weren’t after.
Over many years, Rosen tried to find out exactly what happened: he interviewed family members, scoured the internet, pored over books and travelled to America and France.
The story he uncovered was one of terrible persecution – and it has inspired his poetry for years since.
For ages 10+
Southbank Centre takes a strong view on secondary ticketing. We require the lead booker to attend (photo ID may be requested). Tickets can only be resold by Southbank Centre or one of its authorised agents.
The event on Sunday 23 February is British Sign Language interpreted (BSL).