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Inherit the Wind

  • Sunday, June 17 - Tuesday, September 25

By Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee
Directed by Adrian Noble

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One of the great American dramas of the 20th century, INHERIT THE WIND is as rousing and relevant today as it was in 1955. Two great lawyers face off in a small-town courtroom with the eyes of an entire nation upon them. The accused? A high school teacher. His crime? Teaching evolution. Loosely based on the real-life Scopes Monkey Trial, INHERIT THE WIND is an edge-of-your-seat legal drama and a riveting look at the age-old conflict between science and faith.

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Run time: two hours including one 15-minute intermission.

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