Richard Armitage in
THE CRUCIBLE (THE OLD VIC)
screening 1.30PM Sunday, Feb 15, 2015
Richard Armitage stars in Arthur Miller’s classic American drama
brought vividly to life in this visceral new production by
internationally acclaimed director Yaël Farber.
TICKETS: Adults $20. Students/Conc $15 ON SALE NOW online
or at the World Theatre Charters Towers Box Office.
Running time: 3hrs 30mins including a 20-minute interval.
Suitable for ages 12+ yrs. Witchcraft themes | coarse language.
The Crucible was captured live on stage at The Old Vic in London during its 2014 season.
In a small tight-knit community, personal grievances collide with lust
and superstition, fuelling widespread hysteria. Miller’s timeless
parable attacks the evils of mindless persecution and the terrifying
power of false accusations.
Arthur Miller is one of America’s
greatest playwrights. His many plays include All My Sons, Death of a
Salesman and A View from the Bridge.
Richard Armitage’s credits
include the forthcoming film Into the Storm. Other film and TV credits
include The Hobbit trilogy, Captain America: The First Avenger and
Spooks. Theatre includes The Duchess of Malfi and Macbeth for the RSC.
Yaël Farber is a multiple award-winning director and playwright. Her
production of Mies Julie won a string of international awards at the
2012 Edinburgh Festival, was named one of the Top Ten Productions of
2012 by The New York Times, and Top five Productions of 2012 by The