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Saoirse Ronan as Abigail Williams in a preview of Ivo van Hove's 2016 Broadway revival of Arthur Miller's The Crucible.

Emma Elwick-Bates, Vogue Fashion News Editor - The first highlight of 2016 for me will be seeing The Crucible on Broadway with Saoirse Ronan and Ben Whishaw when it premieres in April.

This old cemetery located in Salem, Massachusetts, is the actual resting place for the 20 men, women, and children that were executed after the Salem Witch Trials in 1693.

This old cemetery located in Salem, Massachusetts, is the actual resting place for the 20 men, women, and children that were executed after the Salem Witch Trials in 1693.

Sarah Good (July 11, 1653 – July 19, 1692) born in Salem Village (now Danvers), Massachusetts, was one of the first three women to be accused of witchcraft in the Salem witch trials of 1692.

Sarah Good

Sarah Good (July 1653 – July born in Salem Village (now Danvers), Massachusetts, was one of the first three women to be accused of witchcraft in the Salem witch trials of

Review: Richard Armitage in The Crucible, Old Vic Theatre

Arthur Miller's classic play is a staple in the American theatrical canon, but is it still relevant? Spoiler alert: it is.

Winona Ryder and Daniel Day-Lewis in The Crucible (1996)

(Additonal information and Quote) Abigail Williams (Winona Ryder) to John Proctor (Daniel Day-Lewis): "I am but God's finger, John. If he would condemn Elizabeth, she will be condemned." -- from The Crucible directed by Nicholas Hytner

The Crucible Costume Rentals for Elizabeth Proctor, John Proctor, Mrs. Putnam, and Thomas Putnam

Rental Costumes for The Crucible - Elizabeth Proctor, John Proctor, Mrs. Putnam, and Thomas Putnam

Richard (John Proctor) and Samantha Colley (Abigail Williams) in rehearsal for The Crucible (The Old Vic, London, 2014), photo: Johan Persson

Richard (John Proctor) and Samantha Colley (Abigail Williams) in rehearsal for The Crucible (The Old Vic, London, photo: Johan Persson

In 1640, English immigrants William Towne and Joanna Blessing Towne settled their large family in Salem, Massachusetts, where three of their daughters would later be accused of witchcraft, and inspire the famous play "The Crucible" by Arthur Miller....

The Salem Witch Trials - The True Story of Rebecca Nurse

In English immigrants William Towne and Joanna Blessing Towne settled their large family in Salem, Massachusetts, where three of their daughters would later be accused of witchcraft, and inspire the famous play "The Crucible" by Arthur Miller.

The Salem Witch Trials of 1692-1693 were by far the largest and most lethal outbreak of witchcraft hysteria in American history. What exactly were the factors that made Salem stand out? #salemwitchtrials #witchcraft #americanhistory

The Salem Witch Trials [infographic

The Salem Witch Trials of were by far the largest and most lethal outbreak of witchcraft hysteria in American history. Yet Salem was just one of many incidents during the Great Age of Witch Hunts which took place throughout Europe and her coloni