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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
United States

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$15; or $12 for seniors; free for Augustana students; $10 for faculty and staff, students and children

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