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Legacy of the Hanging Judge

October 5, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 28, 2018

In 1692 the Salem Witch Trials wrought havoc on a small New England community. “Legacy of the Hanging Judge” replays the events in the words of those who lived through the harrowing times —and those who did not fare as well. The performances take place in Nathaniel Hawthorne’s birth house. Prepare to be interrogated by magistrate John Hathorne, Nathaniel Hawthorne’s great-great grandfather, infamous for his role in the condemnation and deaths of accused witches. Encounter the tormented, the accused and their accusers in this interactive theatrical experience. Beware. You may find yourself accused of “writing in the devil’s book!”

Performances begin every ten minutes in The Nathaniel Hawthorne birth house and last approximately 35 minutes. Last performance begins at closing. Advance ticket purchase highly recommended. Visit 7gables.org for information and tickets.

Tickets for each of the plays (Legacy of the Hanging Judge and The Spirits of the Gables) is $15 or $28 for a combination ticket. The combination ticket is available for any two performances on the same evening. Advance ticket purchase highly recommended. Visit 7gables.org for information and tickets.

Details

Date:
October 5, 2018
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Website:
http://www.7gables.org/events/october-performances/

Organizer

The House of the Seven Gables
Phone:
978-744-0991
Website:
www.7gables.org

Venue

House of the Seven Gables
115 Derby Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States
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Phone:
978-744-0991
Website:
http://www.7gables.org

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