Eastern Iowa Premiere of this Civil War play by Richard Strand

Civil War, 1861- When an escaped slave seeks sanctuary at Union-held Fort Monroe in Virginia, General Benjamin Butler finds the laws of the land unrelenting. With sharp wit and tongue-in-cheek humor, Ben Butler takes us on a journey through legal loopholes to find the true meaning of freedom.

Oct. 6-22

Friday at 7:30 pm

Saturday at 2:30 pm & 7:30 pm

Sunday at 2:30 pm

at Die Heimat Next Door Event Center in Homestead (a village of the Amana Colonies)


  • Starting Friday, October 6th, 2017, repeated every week on Friday and Saturday until Saturday, October 21, 2017 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm


Die Heimat Country Inn Next Door Event Center

4430 V Street
Homestead, IA 52236


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