12 Angry Jurors

  • April 26 - 28, 2024
  • Lancaster Country Day School | Gardner Theatre

    725 Hamilton Road
    Lancaster, Pennsylvania 17603
Ticket Price $10.00-$15.00 Buy Tickets
Description

Event Description
A 19-year-old man has just stood trial for the fatal stabbing of his father. "He doesn't stand a chance," mutters the guard as the 12 jurors are taken into the bleak jury room. It looks like an open-and-shut case—until one of the jurors begins opening the others' eyes to the facts. "This is a remarkable thing about democracy," says the foreign-born juror, "that we are notified by mail to come down to this place—and decide on the guilt or innocence of a man; of a man we have not known before. We have nothing to gain or lose by our verdict. We should not make it a personal thing." But personal it does become, with each juror revealing his or her own character as the various testimonies are re-examined, the murder is re-enacted and a new murder threat is born before their eyes! Tempers get short, arguments grow heated, and the jurors become 12 angry men. The jurors' final verdict and how they reach it—in tense scenes that will electrify your audience and keep them on the edge of their seats—add up to a fine, mature piece of dramatic literature.

Event Details
Lobby doors will open 1 hour prior to performance. The Box Office and Concessions Stand will be available when lobby doors open. Cash and credit payments are welcome. Theater doors will open 30 minutes prior to the performance. The performance will play through in a single act. Concession stand items must be finished prior to entering the theater. The use of audio and video recording equipment is strictly prohibited. Please turn off all cell phones prior to the performance. Theatrical special effects may include strobing and flashing lights, haze, theatrical smoke, and loud sounds and more.

Date & Time

Apr 26 - 28, 2024

Venue Details

Lancaster Country Day School | Gardner Theatre

725 Hamilton Road
Lancaster, Pennsylvania 17603 Lancaster Country Day School | Gardner Theatre
LANCASTER COUNTRY DAY SCH

Lancaster Country Day School is a preschool-12th grade, coed college preparatory school with students from Lancaster, Hershey, York and Reading.

 

The mission of Lancaster Country Day School is to encourage each student's growth within a challenging and supportive academic environment that inspires enthusiasm for learning, the joy of accomplishment, and commitment to community. LCDS fosters the individual's thinking skills, physical and emotional well-being, and creative expression with an emphasis on personal integrity, mutual respect, and social responsibility.

 

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