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A Time to Kill

MAY 6 – JUN 19, 2011

adapted for the stage by Rupert Holmes

based on the book by John Grisham
by special arrangement with Daryl Roth

in the Kreeger

Extras & Insights

“If you somehow win this trial, justice will prevail. But if you lose it, same result.”
– Lucien Wilbanks, A Time to Kill

From the Wings

Rupert Holmes: A Renaissance Man text
An interview with Rupert Holmes.
The Original Street Lawyer: John Grisham photostext
Get to know the master of the legal thriller

Spotlight On…

A Small Town Inspires a Big Story: Hernando, Mississippi photostext
Travel to the setting of Grisham’s first novel
Inside the Mind of a Criminal: The Insanity Defense photostext
Delve into the history of the insanity defense – and learn just what makes you insane
Grim Reality: Mississippi in the 1980s photostext
See what life was like for the Clanton residents
A Snapshot in Time: 1985 photostext
Experience a blast from the past with fun facts about 1985
Underneath the Hood: A Brief History of the Ku Klux Klan photostext
Learn about the group that terrorizes the South


Courtroom Jargon: A Legal Glossary text
Brush up on your courtroom language
Order in the Court: Courtroom Dramas photostextlink
Explore other plays set in or around the courtroom

Extras & Insights is funded, in part, by a grant from the National Endowment of the Humanities.

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