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New Jerusalem - The Interrogation of Baruch De Spinoza at Talmud Torah Congregation: Amsterdam, July 27, 1656-logo

New Jerusalem - The Interrogation of Baruch De Spinoza at Talmud Torah Congregation: Amsterdam, July 27, 1656

David Ives

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Description:

As a young Jewish man in 17th century Amsterdam, Baruch de Spinoza excelled as a theological student; but as he encountered free-thinking Protestants, atheists, and radicals in this relatively tolerant city, he began to question his religion and the nature of God. As a result, he was branded a heretic and faced excommunication. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring: Matthew Wolf as Baruch de Spinoza Edward Asner as Abraham van Valkenburgh Richard Easton as Saul Levi Mortera Andrea Gabriel as Clara Arye Gross as Ben Israel Amy Pietz as Rebekah James Wagner as Simon de Vries Directed by Rosalind Ayres. Recorded before a live audience at the Skirball Cultural Center, Los Angeles.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Ed Asner, Matthew Wolf, Full Cast

Length:

1h 45m


Chapters

Free Sample

03:35

Introduction
Introduction

01:01


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

03:37


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

03:57


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

04:05


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

05:05


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

03:33


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

02:11


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

02:48


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

04:51


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

04:04


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

03:45


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

05:04


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

03:24


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

05:08


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

06:52


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

04:02


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

04:44


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

05:23


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

03:52


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

05:15


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

03:09


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

04:13


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

02:39


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

04:57


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

01:19


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

06:49