Grisham was in attendance at the opening, with guests also including actress Nancy Anderson, who is the girlfriend of director McSweeny.
The play depicts a Mississippi town's upheaval when Carl Lee Hailey takes the law into his own hands following an unspeakable crime committed against his daughter.
The cast stars Sebastian Arcelus as lawyer Jake Brigance and Dion Graham as Carl Lee Hailey, along with Rosie Benton, Erin Davie, Brennan Brown, Jeffrey M. Bender, Trena Bolden Fields, Jonathan Lincoln Fried, Deborah Hazlett, Joe Isenberg, Chike Johnson, Michael Marcan, Hugh Nees, Evan Thompson, and John C. Vennema.
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