Project Description

The Crucible (Broadway)

Associate Producer of THE CRUCIBLE, a drama, opened at the Virginia Theatre, Broadway on March 7, 2002 and closed on June 9, 2002, having grossed USD $7,657,715 during a run of 102 performances and 19 paid previews (previews began on February 16, 2002), with an average ticket price of $66.86. The Crucible played one additional performance on June 9, 2002 as a benefit for The Actors Fund.

Arthur Miller’s tale of the Salem witch trials, in which a group of girls accuse upstanding women in the town of witchcraft to divert suspicion from their own activities, has been seen as an allegory for Senator Joseph McCarthy’s anti-Communist crusades of the 1950s.

Written by Arthur Miller; Produced by David Richenthal, Manocherian / Leve / Boyett, Max Cooper, Allan S. Gordon, Roy Furman, US Productions, Élan V. McAllister, Adam Epstein and Margo Lion; Produced in association with Dede Harris, Morton Swinsky, Clear Channel Entertainment, Old Ivy Productions, Jujamcyn Theaters, Jeffrey Ash, Dori Berinstein, Roni Selig, Margaret McFeely Golden, Michael Skipper, Gene Korf and Robert Cole; Associate Produced by Toby Simkin, Eric Falkenstein and Debbie Bisno; Produced by special arrangement with The Roundabout Theatre Company;

Directed by Richard Eyre; Original music by David Van Tieghem; Set & Costume Design by Tim Hatley; Lighting Design by Paul Gallo; Sound Design by Scott Myers and Wig Design by Paul Huntley.