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Inherit the Wind

June 1-4, 8-11

Bert Cates, a 1920’s schoolteacher, is put on trial for violating the Butler Act, a state law that prohibits public school teachers from teaching evolution instead creationism. Cates’ girlfriend Rachel, the daughter of Reverend Brown, is torn between the opposing beliefs held by Cates and her father and her love for both of them. INHERIT THE WIND made its stage debut in 1955. The story fictionalizes the 1925 Scopes “Monkey” Trial as a way to discuss the then-contemporary McCarthy trials. The debate over creationism versus evolution still exists today and will spark conversation and insight into the topic.

 

  • Director – Tom Morrow
  • Stage Manager – Jackie Skiles
  • Technical Director – Jennifer Kingry
  • Costumes – Stacy Herrick

     

 

  • Matthew Brady – Joe LoGiudice
  • Drummond – John VanDeWoestyne
  • Hornbeck – Steve Trainor
  • Rev. Brown – John Donald O’Shea
  • Judge – Stan Weimer
  • Mayor – Ray Rogers
  • Bert Cates – Dana Moss-Peterson
  • Rachel – Elle Winchester
  • Meeker – Mike Skiles
  • Davenport – Kevin Brake
  • Howard – Colin McConville
  • Mrs. Brady – Terri Nelson
  • Bannister – Matthew McConville
  • Hot/Radio Man – Archie Williams
  • Sillers – Jim Strauss
  • Mrs. Goodfellow – Lindsay Achenbach
  • Mrs. Krebs – Jackie Patterson
  • Dunlap – Spiro Bruskas
  • Mrs. Loomis – Sandy Glass-Bailey
  • Mrs. McLain – Faith Douglas
  • Melinda – Naoko Sambdman
  • Mrs. Blair – Stacy Herrick
  • Bible Seller – Jackie Skiles
  • Reuter’s Reporter – Lona Friedman