by C. Denby Swanson
Directed by Leslie Swackhamer
ALLEY ALL NEW FESTIVAL Reading
THE RUN TIME IS APPROXIMATELY 1 hour and 20 minutes.
Frances Glessner Lee, the "mother of forensic science" and creator of The Nutshell Studies of Unexplained Death, has been dead since 1962. But that doesn’t stop her from hijacking a seminar on homicide investigation in Baltimore. She’s come to investigate a crime. But which crime? Austin playwright C. Denby Swanson’s play Nutshell is inspired by a vital real-life character who demands to know: who gets justice?
Friday, January 24 at 4:00 p.m.*
Saturday, January 25 at 4:00 p.m.*
*Join us for a post-show discussion after the reading.
All Alley All New workshop performances and readings are free and open to the public.