Jul 2019

Mayo Youth Theatre: The Crucible  theatre finished

The Crucible

By Arthur Miller

Mayo Youth Theatre

Friday 19th & Saturday 20th July, 8pm

Mayo Youth Theatre, present Arthur Miller’s timeless classic. The Crucible is set in the year 1692, a dark period of American history, during which time the Salem Witch Trials took place, creating widespread paranoia and creating tensions amongst locals and family alike of those accused of being involved with the dark arts of witchcraft, and acting against Christian God’s law.

Starring the members of Mayo Youth Theatre, in roles both on and back stage.

Directed by Head Facilitator Ronan Colhoun.

Mayo Youth Theatre is an initiative of Mayo County Council, established in 1999, aimed at anyone aged between 14 and 22 with an interest in any aspect of drama, whether it is acting (for theatre or film), music, dance, sound, lighting, production management and scriptwriting. MYT not only aims to facilitate the enjoyment of drama but also aims to promote, develop and support high quality youth theatre. It emphasizes personal and social development equally with the attainment of artistic and creative development skills. In youth theatre personal and social developments are as important learning and exploring artistic skills.

Tickets: €8 / €5. Early Booking advised.