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Sister Nancy Murray Portrays Amazon Martyr, Sister Dorothy Stang

April 4, 2016, Frankfort, Illinois – Sister Nancy Murray, OP, helped the Franciscan Sisters of the Sacred Heart to celebrate their 150th anniversary with her one-woman portrayal of Sister Dorothy Stang. She has portrayed Sister Dorothy, a Sister of Notre Dame de Namur, nearly 50 times, bringing to life the woman’s dedication to the people of the Amazon and to Earth and her resulting martyrdom. Ginger Brashinger of the Daily Southtown – publication of the Chicago Tribune – writes of the evolution of Sister Nancy’s portrayal of Sister Dorothy. Read her full article.


Sister Nancy Murray Reflects on Portrayal of Sister Dorothy Stang

June 2, 2015, Indianapolis, Indiana – Sister Nancy Murray, who has spent years portraying Dominican St. Catherine of Siena in her one-woman traveling show, reflects on her portrayal of a more modern woman – Notre Dame de Namur Sister Dorothy Stang. In a television interview with WTHR reporter Mary Mitz, Sister Nancy speaks of the witness of Sister Dorothy Stang and of the role of her own faith before performing her play at the Indy Fringe Festival

 


 

 

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