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Inherit The Wind

Closed July 6, 2007

Why See Inherit The Wind?

Although the conflict in this play, based on a real event, took place in 1925, it could easily be lifted from the current headline, "American Students: Should They Be Taught Intelligent Design or Evolution?"

This courtroom drama is based on the 1925 Scopes "Monkey Trial," in which a Tennessee teacher was charged with teaching that man evolved from apes, instead of state-mandated Creationism. The drama contains a powerful confrontation between a character based on William Jennings Bryan, who believes only what he reads in the Bible, and another based on Clarence Darrow, who defends science and open intellectual inquiry.

Dates
Previews from : 19th March 2007
Opened : 12 April 2007
Limited engagement until : 8th July 2007

Audience:  Inherit The Wind  may be inappropriate for children aged 10 and under.  Children under 4 years of age will not be admitted into the Lyceum Theater.

Run time:  TBA

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Matinee - 2 pm - - - 2 pm 3 pm
Evening - 8 pm 8 pm 8 pm 8 pm 8 pm -



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Opening night: 19 March 2007

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3 reviews, average rating: (5.0 Stars)

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Biology Teacher: “Extremely Moving & Engrossing”

It has been a long time since I have felt myself totally involved in a... more

Stuart Held: “FAN OF THE THEATRE”

My wife and I saw the show Wednesday night April 11. We were fortunate... more

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