The Crucible

Venue: 
Old Vic Theatre
Location: 
West End

This classic American drama is set during the Salem witch trials. The Crucible tells the story of one man’s fight to save his identity in a repressive Puritan community where intolerance collides with lust and superstition, fuelling widespread hysteria with tragic results.

By: 
Arthur Miller
Director: 
Yael Farber
The Crucible Schedule
Opening date: 
Saturday, 21 June, 2014
Booking to: 
Saturday, 13 September, 2014
Address:
103 The Cut, London, SE1 8NB
Nearest tube:
Waterloo

Our Review

From Bristol Old Vic to London's Old Vic: it is almost exactly 60 years since Arthur Miller's The Crucible received its British premiere at the Bristol Old Vic in November 1954, after opening on Broadway the year before, and now it is back at London's Old Vic. The play has long become one of those dogged staples of the repertoire and a school set text that's difficult to see through fresh eyes... Read more

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