The Exonerated

Beck Center for the Arts

Lakewood, OH
Professional Theatre

By: Jessica Blank and Erik Jensen

October 8 - November 7, 2021

Show Description:

This docu-drama recounts first-person narratives in dramatic form through the legal records of six wrongly convicted inmates. The accounts of these falsely-accused former convicts explore these falsely-accused people’s lives after being sentenced to death, and the legal proceedings that gained their exoneration.

Staff and Cast

Director: Colleen Longshaw

- Stuart Hoffman
Sunny - Amy Fritsche
Delbert - Greg White
Robert - Isaiah Betts
David - Remell Bowens
Gary - Abraham Adams
Female Ensemble - Andrea Belser
Female Ensemble - Samantha Cocco
Male Ensemble - Keith Kornajcik
Male Ensemble - John Polk


7:30pm Fridays
7:30pm Saturdays
2:30pm Sundays

Runtime: 2h 30m (with one intermission)


$10 - $34

(216) 521-2540 x10

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Beck Center is proud to announce post-show talkbacks/discussions surrounding this important production, in collaboration with The Ohio Innocence Project. The dates are:

Sat., Oct. 9th
Fri., Oct. 15th
Fri., Oct. 22nd
Fri., Oct. 29th
Sun., Nov. 7th

These discussions will include Pierce Reed (Program Director for Policy, Legislation and Education for the Ohio Innocence Project) and one person who has been deeply, personally changed by this experience in their lives.

Content Advisories

There are no content advisories for this production.


Beck Center for the Arts
17801 Detroit Ave.
Lakewood, OH 44107