ABOUT TWELVE ANGRY JURORS
Based on the Emmy award-winning television movie by Reginald Rose
Adapted by Sherman Sergel
A diverse group of 12 strangers must decide the fate of an inner-city teen on trial for the murder of his abusive father. Locked in a jury room, tempers flare and frustration abounds as their own prejudices, fears, and cultural biases boil to the surface in what was expected to be an open-and-shut case. The American judicial system is as much on trial as the defendant when these 12 jurors dramatically wrestle with their civic duty.
ABOUT JACQUI PARKER
Jacqui Parker is the founding artistic director of Boston’s annual African-American Theatre Festival and Our Place Theatre Project. An energetic theatre artist and community leader, Ms. Parker is the recipient of such prestigious honors as the Boston Theatre Hero Award, the Elliot Norton Award and the IRNE (Independent Reviewers of New England Award). She has had a varied career in theatre from directing, acting, and playwriting to starring in the film Lift on BET and Showtime. At ENC she has directed Twilight Los Angeles and The Miracle Worker. Ms. Parker is presently nominated for another IRNE award for Best Actress and Best Director. She loves directing at ENC and we are blessed to have her join us!
PERFORMANCES of TWELVE ANGRY JURORS
April 23-25 at 7:30pm
General Admission $10
For more info call the Box Office at 617-745-3715