Play Equates John the Baptist with Islamic Terrorists

Country: Austria

Date of incident: April 24, 2015

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Arts / Private



The regional theater of Graz premiered its version of "Salome” in which John the Baptist is a radical fundamentalist. It claims that there is really no difference between him and Islamic State terrorists.


Further information:
Schauspielhaus Graz