Riverfront Playhouse Presents “Twelve Angry Men”

A drama by Reginald Rose

Directed by John Welsh

June 16 to July 7

By special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service.

Synopsis: 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 person; of a man or woman 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 is, 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.

 Friday & Saturday:7:30 PM

Sunday Matinee: 2:00 PM

Tickets

Matinee: $15

Regular: $20

Closing: $2

NEW TICKET INFORMATION

Tickets are available online at www.riverfrontplayhouse.net or

Enjoy The Store, Redding:  1475 Placer Street, Suites C & D, (530) 246-4687 Ext. 4

Store Hours:  Mon.-Fri. 10:00 am to 6:00 pm, Sat. 10:00 am to 5:00 pm,

Closed Sun.

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