The Crucible. Drama (revival). Written by Arthur Miller
. Original music by David Van Tieghem. Scenic Design by Tim Hatley. Directed by Richard Eyre
. Virginia Theatre: 7 Mar 2002- 9 Jun 2002 (101 performances + 19 previews that began on 16 Feb 2002). Cast: Laura Linney
(as "Elizabeth Proctor"), Liam Neeson
(as "John Proctor"),
7 Interviews |
11 Articles |
6 Pictorials |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 7" (1.7 m)
Did You Know?
With big, emotional roles it's very easy, especially if you've grown up in the American school of acting, to exploit your own pain. You have to be careful about that, because 9 times out of 10, your pain is not appropriate to the character. You can watch someone on-stage cry and cry - but in the audience you feel nothing. It's easy to become indulgent. For me, what's important is the story first.
Won both a Golden Globe and an Emmy for her work on The Big C
(2010), however, not for the same season. Both times she was unable to accept the award in person, due to personal reasons.