England, 1640. A war is brewing.Rumours are flying. A household is in crisis.
…and the Devil’s having some fun.
For Lady Elizabeth (Lydia Leonard) nothing is more important than protecting her family’s legacy and their ancestral home. When that comes under threat, she elicits the help of Agnes, a young servant suspected of witchcraft. But Agnes has dark dreams of her own for this house.
Almeida Artistic Director Rupert Goold (Spring Awakening, Patriots) directs this deadly new play of treachery and trickery by The Sunday Times Playwriting Award-winner Lulu Raczka (Antigone, Nothing) at the Almeida Theatre.