Mock Trial Series

Two mock trials are held each season based on STC productions: the Winter Trial and the Annual Dinner and Mock Trial held in the spring.

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The Shakespeare Theatre Company Bard Association’s

Annual Dinner and Mock Trial

MONDAY, JUNE 19, 2017

Sidney Harman Hall, 610 F Street NW, Washington, DC 20004

Join us on June 19, 2017 for an appellate argument before a panel of judges, presided over by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and based on a scenario from William Shakespeare’s Macbeth.

5:30 p.m. VIP Wine Reception
6:00 p.m. Dinner
7:30 p.m. Arguments

There will be a VIP Reception immediately following the conclusion of the decision.

VIP Dinner + Trial and Trial-Only tickets are sold out! To join the wait list, please contact the Box Office at 202.547.1122, option 1. The Box Office is open Monday-Sunday, noon-6:00pm.

Read the scenario for the Trial of the Weird Sisters.

BENCH
  • Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Supreme Court of the United States, presiding
  • Justice Stephen G. Breyer, Supreme Court of the United States
  • Judge David S. Tatel, United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit
  • Judge Sri Srinivasan, United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit
  • Judge Patricia A. Millett, United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit
COURT MARSHAL
  • Marshal Pamela Talkin, Supreme Court of the United States
COUNSEL TO THE PETITIONERS, THE WEIRD SISTERS
  • Deanne E. Maynard, Morrison & Foerster LLP

Read the Weird Sisters brief.

COUNSEL TO THE RESPONDENT, KINGDOM OF SCOTLAND
  • Donald B. Verrilli, Jr., Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP

Read the Kingdom of Scotland brief.

*Participants are subject to change without prior notice.

The Shakespeare Theatre Company Bard Association is generously supported by:
Venable LLP
Bean, Kinney & Korman, P.C.
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP