High Court Drama Steps on Stage In Play on Landmark Nudity Case
Playwright inspired by free speech debate in 1991 oral arguments.
Justices scooting around on their chairs like whirling dervishes. Advocates pushing their lecterns back and forth, one lawyer even orating and dancing — briefly — without benefit of clothing. That is how the play "Arguendo" holds its audience through the inevitably dull stretches of a high court argument.