Amalia Vasquez, a student at Northwestern College in Orange City, Iowa, is a member of the college’s Drama Ministries Ensemble and will perform a new worship drama, “Zambia Home,” in Iowa, Michigan, Illinois, Pennsylvania and New York during the college’s spring break March 1-11.
“Zambia Home” is the third of a trilogy of plays that follow the career and dramatize the spiritual insights of Iowan Arlene Schuiteman, a nurse missionary to the Sudan, Ethiopia and Zambia.
Vasquez is a junior and is majoring in psychology at Northwestern College. She is the daughter of Claudia Vasquez of Hood River.
Northwestern’s touring theater company has performed in Ethiopia and Japan and across the United States, including off-Broadway in New York and at the Crystal Cathedral.
Northwestern College is a Christian college of more than 1,200 students. Rated the nation’s sixth-best baccalaureate college by Washington Monthly and a top-10 Midwestern college by U.S. News & World Report magazine, Northwestern provides an education committed to academic rigor and a Christ-centered worldview.