Tix Now On Sale for Arthur Miller’s The Crucible

first_img Arthur Miller’s The Crucible. Tickets are now available for the upcoming production of Arthur Miller’s classic The Crucible. The drama, directed by Ivo van Hove and led by Ben Whishaw and Tony winner Sophie Okonedo, will begin previews on February 29, 2016 at Broadway’s Walter Kerr Theatre. Opening night is scheduled for April 7.Miller wrote The Crucible to parallel the McCarthyism of the 1950s. Set during the Salem witch trials of the 1690s, the play tells tales of morality, deceit and ignorance. The drama focuses on Abigail Williams (Saoirse Ronan), a young woman so obsessed with John Proctor (Whishaw) that she is determined to have his wife (Okonedo) burned at the stake.In addition to Whishaw, Okonedo and Ronan, The Crucible will star the previously announced Ciarán Hinds, Bill Camp, Jim Norton, Tavi Gevinson and Jason Butler Harner. The production will also feature Tina Benko, Teagle Bougere, Michael Braun, Ashlei Sharpe Chestnut, Jenny Jules, Thomas Jay Ryan, Elizabeth Teeter, Ray Anthony Thomas, Brenda Wehle and Erin Wilhelmi.The Crucible will play a strictly limited 20-week engagement through July 17, 2016. The Walter Kerr’s current tenant, the Tony-winning musical A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder, will close on January 17, 2016. View Comments Show Closed This production ended its run on July 17, 2016 Star Filescenter_img Related Shows Sophie Okonedo Ben Whishawlast_img

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