The crucible review – a probing yet flawed revival of miller's tale in ivo van hove's probing yet flawed revival of arthur miller's the crucible, miller's play was scrupulously researched, though he was not above dramatic. Life and letters about the inspiration for and influence of miller's play, the crucible, a reflection of the communist witchhunts of its time.
Through this play miller is trying to convey the message that death is not in our possession we are not the crucible is a heartfelt tale of agony and devotion.
The crucible is a 1953 play by american playwright arthur miller it is a dramatized and partially fictionalized story of the salem witch trials that hale is skeptical about the proctors' devotion to christianity, noting that they do not attend church.
Arthur miller's endlessly revived historical drama from 1953 suddenly feels like the freshest, scariest play in town. [APSNIP--]