You are currently viewing NEWS: The Crucible at the Olivier directed by Lindsey Turner from 14th September 2022
The Crucible (Image: Felicity McCabe)

NEWS: The Crucible at the Olivier directed by Lindsey Turner from 14th September 2022

The Crucible previewing from 14th September

Arthur Miller’s play runs for a week at the Olivier from 14th to at least November 5th

The Crucible (Image: Felicity McCabe)

Lyndsey Turner (Under Milk Wood) will direct Arthur Miller’s The Crucible in the Olivier theatre in September. A gripping parable of power and its abuse, this urgent new staging will see Brendan Cowell (Yerma) make his National Theatre debut as John Proctor alongside Erin Doherty (The Crown, My Name is Rachel Corrie) playing the role of Abigail. Further casting includes Fisayo Akinade, Rachelle Diedericks, Nick Fletcher, Karl Johnson, Gracie McGonigal, Matthew Marsh and Eileen Walsh

With set design by Es Devlin, costume design by Catherine Fay and lighting design by Tim Lutkin. Sound design by Tingying Dong (content design) and Paul Arditti (system design). Staff director is Blythe Stewart, and dialect coaches are Majella Hurley and Hazel Holder

Olivier Theatre     From 14th September 2022 previews, opening 21st September 2022

Leave a Reply