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A playwright’s work wrestles with doing the right thing

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/culture/article/a_playwrights_work_wrestles_with_doing_the_right_thing_20120829

The situation created by writer David Gow in his two-character play, "Cherry Docs," is virtually guaranteed to produce explosive drama. A skinhead facing trial for a racially motivated murder is being defended by a Jewish publicly appointed attorney. The cherry docs of the title refer to the steel-toed cherry-colored Doc Marten combat boots the youth wore when he repeatedly kicked his victim.

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