‘Abigail/1702’ follows ‘Crucible’ character into the future (Review)
The play, “Abigail/1702,” playing at Curtain Call Theatre in Latham ... John Noble is an ominous presence as the Man in Grey and does well in other minor roles, while Carrie Weiss is always sympathetic as she makes a welcome return to area stages ...
Yaël Farber on directing The Crucible: 'It's only in the darkest stories that you see glimmers of heroism'
The Crucible will never become irrelevant; and if it ever does, we can ascend to the next level as human beings. It becomes timely when the human consciousness turns to a sort of self-searching." While Miller wrote the play in the wake of the "reds under ...
Although often used for the triple purpose of teaching about 20th-century drama, the Salem witch trials, and McCarthyism, The Crucible is no mere history ... lavishes as much attention on the small roles as she does on the larger, showier ones.
Paranoia reigns in Crucible
Calgary actor Alixandra Cowan has the central role of Abigail ... play demonstrates how easy it is to tell a lie and then let it get out of control. “It also shows how people will accuse others so as to avoid being accused themselves.” The Crucible ...
Performing Artists to Stage ‘The Crucible’
The play will be performed in the Lab Theatre of the SUNY Cortland ... Crucible’ and it really captures you. Everyone is really passionate.” This is also Freeman’s first lead in a straight show. Cast as Abigail Williams, she considers this role ...