Services, music and events to look forward to

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29 Oct 2009

Nathan the Wise


Nathan The Wise, the influential play by GE Lessing about the relationship of Christianity, Judaism and Islam, in a new translation by Rick Jones. Performed by a cast of actors from Shakespeare's Globe, directed by Giles Block.

The central character is a thinly-veiled impersonation of Moses Mendelssohn, the grandfather of the composer, Felix Mendelssohn. 'Grandfather' Mendelssohn is known as the founder of the modern Jewish enlightenment. For further information please contact Susanna Bloomfield on 020 7367 6700 or 6717