‘The Crucible’ set for weekendMarch 15,2013The Dorset Players’ production of Arthur Miller’s classic drama, “The Crucible,” will be held at the Dorset Playhouse for a second weekend of performances at 7:30 p.m. tonight and Saturday.
Another performance is set for 2 p.m. Sunday.
A dramatization of the 1692 Salem witch trials, Miller’s drama addresses the consequences of doing nothing when confronted by vicious rumor. The cast includes Christopher Restino, who portrayed the title role in “Amadeus” (2007), and Denny Rogers, who garnered praise as Mr. Sowerberry in “Oliver.”
Tickets will be $20 for adults and $10 for those under 19 and are available through the box office at 867-5777. For more information about or to become a member of The Dorset Players, please visit dorsetplayers.org.MORE IN This Just InOutside the wind blows the leaves across the backyard, as the bare branches scrape across the... Full StoryStabbing suspect Full Story
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