Doubt: A Parable
by John Patrick Shanley
05/11/10 - 06/11/10
Venue: The Forum Studio Theatre
Written in the wake of the sex abuse scandals of the Catholic church.
In a Bronx Catholic school in 1964 a popular priest's ambiguous relationship with a troubled 12 year old black student is questioned by the school's principal, Sister Aloysius. Through interrogation she ends up questioning everything in life.
This is a remarkable play and offers audiences an opportunity to examine their own doubts about life as this Pulitzer Prize winning drama twists and turns until it reaches its conclusion. As Sister Aloysius confesses "I have doubts. I have such doubts."
Sister Aloysius: Val Stevenson
Father Flynn: Andy Jordan
Mrs Muller: Carol Pearce
Sister James: Laura Harris
Assistant: Maureen Shakeshaft