Salem Witches on Trial at the Library

Watch history come alive with this fascinating dramatization of the true stories of the Salem Witch Hysteria.

The Delvena Theatre Company will be presenting an interactive production of the Salem Witch Hysteria at the Saugus Public Library,on Wednesday, October 18, at 6:30 PM.

The setting is Salem, Massachusetts in 1692, a year in which, of the approximate 168 men and women accused of practicing witchcraft, 20 were executed. Let’s see how things go in 2017 when the audience members become the jury in the trial of Susannah Martin, one of the accused. You will have the opportunity to question the defendant and form your own opinion as to her guilt or innocence. The cast will open up again to the audience after the performance for a lively discussion. Great performance – inspiring interactive entertainment!

You decide – guilty or innocent?

Published: October 10th, 2017

Author: Mary