For BECKY NURSE OF SALEM, we speak with local Wiccan priestess Carolyn Hunt about witchcraft today, her part in the creation of Becky Nurse, and her reactions to the play.
Our playwright, dramaturg, director, and actors consulted with Carolyn throughout the rehearsal process, on the modern world of witches and the Wiccan religion. The Becky Nurse company and Berkeley Rep staff members participated in a ritual led by Carolyn during previews. Everyone felt the magic in the performance that night.
Part 1. The purpose of your wedding
I'll share with you a secret: A wedding isn't mostly about the food, the clothes or the decorations. I've officiated A LOT of weddings, and I'll tell you what it is really about, and how to make sure you get it right,