The Disputation of Barcelona


On 21st July, on the occasion of Tisha B'Av, a production of The Disputation of Barcelona was performed at the Synagogue by the FPS Players. This was based on the Disputation set up by the Spanish Catholic Church in 1263 AD between two theologians. The defeat of Rabbi Moses was intended to be a spur to the conversion of the Jewish community to Christianity, but it didn't turn out to be that way...

Extended highlights of the production can be viewed by clicking the link below: