MURDER IN THE FIRST

by Dan Gordon based on The Warner Bros. movie Murder in The First, written by Dan Gordon
In 1941, a bold young lawyer argues that an Alcatraz prisoner cannot be held responsible for the murder of his fellow inmate due to the brutality visited upon him during three years of solitary confinement.
  • Genre: Drama
  • Running Time: 100-105m
  • Cast: 2 f, 11 m, 3 either (15-18 actors possible: 2-5 f, 11-14 m
Reviews

The New York Times

"A rousing tale."

Associated Press

"Engrossing and thoroughly enjoyable...consistently smart."

Theatermania

"...an intensely exciting theatrical experience, with all the heated drama - and melodrama - of an irresistible John Grisham Novel ."

Production History
PERFORMANCE DATES PRODUCTION GROUP LOCATION
May 25, 2012 - Jul 1, 2012 59E59 Theatres New York, NY