Thu 17 Oct & Fri 18 Oct 2019
Running time (approx.): 1 hour 40 minutes (includes 20 minute interval)
Box Office: 0131 529 6000
After a thrilling world premiere at the Edinburgh International Festival, don’t miss your chance to catch Scottish Ballet’s gripping new production of The Crucible before its USA tour.
A teenage girl imagines her future. A marriage is tested. Church bells ring, uniting the community in prayer. These are good people; this could be anywhere. They fear the shadows in the forest, but the real monsters are much closer to home.
You’ll be on the edge of your seat watching this tight-knit society unravel into chaos. Ask yourself: when everything is in the balance, what are you prepared to pay for the truth?
Helen Pickett’s choreography unleashes the emotional force of Miller’s masterpiece, vividly accompanied by the Scottish Ballet Orchestra performing Peter Salem’s haunting new score.
There is a post-show talk on Fri 18 October.
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Friends 20% off all performances
Groups (8+) £6 off Stalls and Dress Circle (evenings only)
Concessions £3 off
Student Standby £10*
Under 26 £10
Discounts are available to people with disabilities, please call box office to buy your tickets. If you would like to book a wheelchair space or if you have any special requirements please phone the box office who can advise. Our staff can be called on 0131 529 6000 or by using Text Relay on 18002 0131 529 6003.
* Student Standby tickets are subject to availability on the day of the performance and can only be purchased in person at the Box Office from 12pm. A valid Student or Young Scot ID is required. Only one ticket per card.
All discounts may be withdrawn at any time.
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