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”The Crucible” to transfer to the West End

Arthur Miller’s The Crucible will transfer into the West End, it has been announced.

Considered one of the most notable works of the last century, Miller’s work follows the Salem Witch Trials and a group of townsfolk who fall into paranoid chaos. The National revival was met with glowing reviews when it first ran on the Olivier stage, being described as “a production that hardly puts a foot wrong.”

Lyndsey Turner directs, while The Crucible has design by Es Devlin, costume design by Catherine Fay and lighting design by Tim Lutkin. Sound design is by Tingying Dong (content design) and Paul Arditti (system design).

The composer and arranger is Caroline Shaw, and arranger and music director is Osnat Schmool. Fight director is Bret Young and Ita O’Brien and Louise Kempton for intimacy on set. Staff director is Blythe Stewart, and dialect coaches are Danièle Lydon and Hazel Holder.

It will run at the xxx