The Crucible presented by The Arts
March 6 @ 7:00 pm - March 15 @ 10:00 pm
“The Crucible” is a 1953 play by American playwright Arthur Miller. It is a dramatized and partially fictionalized story of the Salem witch trials that took place in the Massachusetts Bay Colony during 1692–93. The play was first performed at the Martin Beck Theatre on Broadway on January 22, 1953, starring E. G. Marshall, Beatrice Straight and Madeleine Sherwood. The production won the 1953 Tony Award for Best Play. It is regarded as a central work in the canon of American drama.
Performances will take place at 7 p.m. March 6, 7, 13, and 14; and at 3 p.m. March 8 and 15 at Southern WV Community and Technical College.