The Crusible

The Crucible – a play by American playwright Arthur Miller. It is a dramatized and partially fictionalized story of the Salem “Witch trials” that took place in the Massachusetts Bay Colony during 1692/93. Little girl’s harmless “childish” game, which finally grew into dramatic trial. The society divided into two sides, “which hunt”, love and revenge, the sin committed in the name of Lord and wild temptations, which caused the mass hysteria.