Check out this intriguing one man show: Spanish Inquisition (I sang Kol Nidre and led a Q&A in the Sunday, February 13 performance).
In Franco-ruled 1960’s Madrid, an Israeli scholar is detained for stealing a confidential Inquisition file. Contained within it is the true confession of Spanish priest Andrés González (1447—1486), whose faith is tested when he finds himself in love with a Jewish woman.
Written by Oren Neeman and directed by Kevin Hart, CONVICTION is based on the Yonatan Ben Nachum novel Confessions. Starring Ami Dayan in a riveting performance and directed by Kevin Hart. The production team includes costume designer Kevin Brainerd, music by Jon Sousa and
Yoni Green and movement direction by Robert Davidson.
CONVICTION, February 3-20 at Theater Wit (1229 W. Belmont). Performances are every Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m. Tickets are currently on sale at the Theater Wit box office by calling (773) 975-8150 or by visiting www.theaterwit.org/boxoffice. Discounted tickets are available to seniors, students, industry professionals and groups of 10 or more for $17.50. All other tickets are $27.50. For more information about CONVICTION, please visit www.convictiononstage.com/