Transcendence Theatre Collective is proud to present our second staged reading of our Spring 2018 season: "Refraction of Light" written by Jean Klein and directed by Nancy Pop.
SYNOPSIS: On the day World War II ends, another war begins. Joe Taylor, an African-American veteran decides he wants to marry Nettie French, a childhood sweetheart, and buy the house belonging to Rose Beauchamp, a white teacher who has befriended both Nettie, daughter of Rose’s deceased best friend, and Joe and encouraged their friendship and academic aspirations. Rose’s prejudice rears its head and her reluctance to sell her house to Joe sets in motion a chain of events that threatens to destroy all their futures. Harry Rosen, a Jewish immigrant from Nazi Germany, enters their lives and helps them find their way home.
Tickets can be purchased online for $10. They will be $15 at the door.