(3W, 3M) MERCY LEWIS: A widowed tavern-keeper, late 20s,Anglo-American.
ABIGAIL WILLIAMS: A woman, early–to–mid 20s, Anglo-American.
REBEKKAH: A girl working for Mercy, early-to-mid teens,Anglo-American.
REVEREND PECK: A man, middle-aged or older, Anglo-American.
JUDAH: A farmer, 20s to 40s, Anglo-American.
JOHN FOX: A man, 20s to 30s, half Abenaki and half anything else.
The actors may be cast older across the board, but Rebekkah should read as a young girl.
Time: 1702, ten years after the Salem witch trials.One night from sunset to sunrise in late spring.
Place: A small tavern on the northern New England coast.
Liz Duffy Adams’ play Born With Teeth, recipient of a 2021 Edgerton Foundation New Play Award, had its world premiere at the Alley Theater in 2022. Her Or, premiered Off Broadway at WP Theater and has been produced some 80 times since, including at the Magic Theater, Seattle Rep, and Roundhouse Theatre. Her work has also premiered or been developed at Contemporary American Theater Festival, Humana Festival, Bay Area Theater Festival, Portland Center Stage, Syracuse Stage, Greater Boston Theater Company, New Georges, Clubbed Thumb, Crowded Fire, Shotgun Players, and Cutting Ball, and includes Dog Act; The Salonnières; Dear Alien; A Discourse on Wonders of the...[FULL BIO]