Event The Crucible
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Venue Riverside Theatres, Parramatta, NSW
First Date 20 May 1993
Last Date 16 June 1993
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description A dramatization of a real event from history - the Salem witch trials of 1692, as an allegorical play or 'protest play' about Joe McCarthy's anti-communist purgings of the 1950s.
Description Source Reviewer's Opinion
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Drama
Historical
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Marilyn Allen Actor Anne Putnam
Basil Clarke Actor Francis Nurse
Peter Corbett Actor Thomas Putnam
Emily Dawe Actor Mercy Lewis
Leslie Dayman Actor Giles Corey
John Derum Actor Reverend Parris
David Downer Actor Judge Hathorne
Judy Ferris Actor Sarah Good
Jennifer Flowers Actor Elizabeth Proctor
Rebecca Hickey Actor Susanna Walcott
John Howard Actor John Proctor
Aku Kadogo Actor Tituba
Kim Lewis Actor Abigail Williams
Tony Llewellyn-Jones Actor Reverend John Hale
Betty Lucas Actor Rebecca Nurse
Elizabeth Maywald Actor Mary Warren
Nicola Quilter Actor Betty Parris
Damian Rice Actor Marshal Herrick
Vic Rooney Actor Deputy Governor Danforth
Yves Stening Actor Ezekiel Cheever
Melissa Bruce Assistant Director
Tony David Cray Composer
Ross Wallace Costume Designer
Brian Thomson Designer
Victoria Mielewska Dialect Coach
Richard Wherrett Director
Brett Sheehy Dramaturg
Nigel Levings Lighting Designer
Arthur Miller Playwright
Resources
Works
Text Nationality United States of America
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Australian & New Zealand Theatre Record May 1993
Correspondence
Programme
Event Identifier 25221