TITLE

PLAY CANCELED DUE TO ANTI-GAY PROTESTS

AUTHOR(S)
Wockner, Rex
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Bay Windows;1/25/2001, pN.PAG
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the cancelation of the opening night of Terrence McNally's Corpus Christi in Melbourne, Victoria, due to protests against the gay Christ figure in the play as of January 2005. Religions that have denounced the play; Statement issued by Yasser Soliman, president of the Islamic Council of Victoria; Comment of Samir Mohtadi, president of the Islamic Information and Service Network of Australia.
ACCESSION #
15803100

 

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