'Doubt' Looks at Child Molestation in Catholic Church The new play Doubt opens on Broadway. It examines revelations about child molestation in the Catholic Church. Playwright John Patrick Shanley's own experience as a Catholic schoolboy lends an air of legitimacy to the story.

'Doubt' Looks at Child Molestation in Catholic Church

'Doubt' Looks at Child Molestation in Catholic Church

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/4568827/4568828" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

The new play Doubt opens on Broadway. It examines revelations about child molestation in the Catholic Church. Playwright John Patrick Shanley's own experience as a Catholic schoolboy lends an air of legitimacy to the story.

Copyright © 2005 NPR. All rights reserved. Visit our website terms of use and permissions pages at www.npr.org for further information.

NPR transcripts are created on a rush deadline by an NPR contractor. This text may not be in its final form and may be updated or revised in the future. Accuracy and availability may vary. The authoritative record of NPR’s programming is the audio record.