Events Temporarily Postponed
Sat 20 Jun 2020
7.30pm - 9.30pm
In response to the developing coronavirus situation in the UK, Exeter Phoenix is currently closed to the public. This is a temporary measure and we reviewing this on a month-by-month basis. The vast majority of events will be rescheduled for later dates.
Please note that the team are working through rescheduling a very high volume of events, but please rest assured we will be in touch with all ticket holders in due course. Please bear with us during this time.
Unprecedented closures like this with no confirmed government support will be hugely damaging for charities like Exeter Phoenix and many other sectors. If you are in a position to consider making a donation HERE, we would be extremely grateful.
1580s England Thomas Latimer has accused his destitute neighbour Margery Scrope of witchcraft.
Based on original witch trial transcripts and wider research, the play Witch examines the perils of being a woman alone in the early modern era and looks at how social change and religious upheaval affected every level of society. The case is examined purely from a social history perspective to highlight how easily an accusation of witchcraft could arise against someone who was other particularly a woman in a patriarchal society.
Is Margery guilty and if so, of what? Whatever you believe, a womans life is on the line
With talks, theatre, music, workshops and film, Vixen Tor is a celebration of the fierce women of folklore. See all the events that are part of Vixen-Tor here >>
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