Easter Drama in Dublin11/04/2014
Monday 14th April 8pm – St. John’s Church, Clontarf Road
Tuesday 15th April 8pm – St. Anthony’s Church, Clontarf
Wednesday 16th April 8pm – All Hallows Church, Drumcondra
“Veronica .. Was there such a person? Unlikely. Her very name – True Image – Vera from the Latin, Icon from the Greek – suggests a fiction. …So… I placed her in the context of a family unit in Jerusalem at that time, then began to stir the ingredients!
“Her mother, Ruth, a good living, hard working jewess; her father, Azarias, a cleric, legalist, member of the Sanhedrin; her brother, Misach, possessed, who speaks not a coherent word right the way through the drama until the climax; her suitor, Benjamin, an impulsive young man with leanings towards the Zealots; and Sadoc, another member of the Sanhedrin who seeks to manipulate Azarias at an opportune moment…
“Fiction! All fiction! Names culled from the Old Testament!..”
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