SCHOOLS OF THE STARS: Where A Time To Kill Cast and Creators Went to College

By Robert Viagas
October 20, 2013

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Here is a rundown on where the principals of the Broadway drama A Time To Kill pursued their college studies.

Sebastian Arcelus
: Williams College
John Douglas Thompson: LeMoyne College
Patrick Page
: The Pacific Conservatory of Performing Arts and Whitman College
Tonya Pinkins: Columbia College, Carnegie Mellon University and California Western School of Law
Fred Dalton Thompson: University of North Alabama, University of Memphis and Vanderbilt University

Tom Skerritt: Wayne State University and the University of California, Los Angeles

Chiké Johnson
: University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee
Tijuana Ricks: Yale School of Drama
Ashley Williams
: Boston University
Philip Kerr: Harvard University
Ethan McSweeny (Direction)
: Columbia University
James Noone (Scenic Design)
: Boston University
David Woolard (Costume Design)
: Southern Methodist University
Jeff Croiter (Lighting Design): SUNY Purchase
Jeff Sugg (Projection Design): Swarthmore College
John Grisham (original book): Mississippi State University
Rupert Holmes (author): Manhattan School of Music

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