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"The Secret" - The Spanish Inquisition in Old Florida
A Spanish Inquisitional Finder journeys to the New World with Menendez in 1565 and finds Jews in St. Augustine. He will not tolerate such heresy!
Playwright Lee Weaver, a Board Member of The St. Augustine Jewish Historical Society (SAJHS), offers up high seas drama, religious intolerance, and survival with his one-person show, "The Secret: The Spanish Inquisition in Old Florida."
"The Secret" is the story of an investigative attorney (Finder) employed by the Spanish Monarchy and the Holy Church to identify Jews, Moslems, and "bad Catholics" for prosecution. Coming to Florida with Pedro Menendez in 1565, Jose Miguel Martinez is horrified upon arrival when he discovers Jews in St. ... view more »
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Theater patrons should arrive early to order food and drink items from the menu.
Q and A with Playwright/Actor Weaver following the presentation.
St. Augustine, FL 32086