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'Inherit the Wind' show

Jack Seabury, front center, in a picketing scene

Jack Seabury, front center, in a picketing scene in "Inherit the Wind" at Center Stage, Southampton, through Oct. 28, 2012. Photo Credit: Tom Kochie

Jerome Lawrence and Robert Edwin Lee, authors of "Inherit the Wind," said their 1955 play -- dramatizing the Scopes "Monkey" trial three decades earlier -- was intended as commentary on the then-current "Commie" witch hunts fomented by Sen. Joseph McCarthy.

A scene from
Photo Credit: Tom Kochie

A scene from "Inherit the Wind" at Center Stage, Southampton, opening Oct. 11, 2012.

Jack Seabury, front center, in a picketing scene
Photo Credit: Tom Kochie

Jack Seabury, front center, in a picketing scene in "Inherit the Wind" at Center Stage, Southampton, through Oct. 28, 2012.

Daniel Becker, left, and Alan Stewart star in
Photo Credit: Tom Kochie

Daniel Becker, left, and Alan Stewart star in "Inherit the Wind" at Center Stage, Southampton, opening Oct. 11, 2012.

Daniel Becker, right, as Henry Drummond, confronts Alan
Photo Credit: Tom Kochie

Daniel Becker, right, as Henry Drummond, confronts Alan Stewart, left, as Matthew Harrison Brady, with Stephan Sheck, second from left, and Richard Gardini in a scene from "Inherit the Wind," through Oct. 28, 2012, at Center Stage, Southampton.

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