Anatomy of a Murder
by Robert Traver, Elihu Winer
Artistic Direction: Alice Fell
Semi-retired Michigan lawyer Paul Biegler takes the case of Army Lt. Manion, who murdered a local innkeeper after his wife claimed that he raped her. Over the course of an extensive trial, Biegler parries with District Attorney Lodick and out-of-town prosecutor Claude Dancer to set his client free, but his case rests on the victim's mysterious business partner, who's hiding a dark secret. The setting is the Upper Peninsula of Michigan in the 1950's. Secretly selected audience members will have the opportunity to participate in this thriller by serving as jurors. Join us for a night of mystery and surprises.
Performance Dates: Aug. 24-27 & Aug. 30-Sep. 2
All performances at 8:00pm, excepting Sunday Aug. 27 &
Wednesday Aug. 30, which are 2:00 pm matinees.