The God of Vengeance
Augustana College will present "The God of Vengeance" (Got fun nekome) by Sholem Asch.
The play is about a Jewish brothel owner whose daughter has a lesbian relationship with one of her father’s prostitutes.
The producer and the cast were arrested and found guilty of obscenity charges when the play came to New York in 1923, but verdict was overturned on appeal.
Directed by Synth Gonzalez '23.
Black Box Theatre
Brunner Theatre Center
3750 7th Ave.
Rock Island, IL 61201
$15; or $12 for seniors; free for Augustana students; $10 for faculty and staff, students and childrenBuy tickets