Nicolet Players rehearse The Crucible for May performances
One of the largest casts ever for a Nicolet Players production will take to the Nicolet College Theatre stage in May to perform Arthur Miller’s classic and powerful play The Crucible.
Cast members include Nicole Swanson, Liana Teter, Maya Paulson, Malina Lazzeroni, Serra Laubert, Emily Bodensteiner, Nathan Roberts II, Charles Lynch, Anna Schwartz, Cavan Kelly, Steve Richardson, Bill Roff, KC Hofer, Allison French, Nova Kane, Eileen Daniel, Max Shenandore, Dusty Sarazan, Tony Jones, Al Higgins and Jessica Roberts.
Arthur Miller wrote the Tony-award winning play in response to Sen. Joe McCarthy’s hearings in the 1950s intended to expose subversive communists in the U.S. The playwright set his story in 1692, using the Salem Witch Trials as the backdrop.
Performances are scheduled for 7:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday, May 3 and 4; Thursday through Saturday, May 9 to 11; and at 2 p.m. Sundays, May 5 and 12. Tickets are $10 general public, $8 for students and seniors and can be ordered online at nicoletlive.com or by calling 715-365-4646.