An analytical clip in which actors Finbar Lynch and Ruth Gemmell provide a commentary on the way John's unfaithfulness has caused this situation in Arthur Miller's 'The Crucible'. They explore Elizabeth's response to the predicament, how she believes in salvation and how John's love and admiration for her will have deepened. Miller rounds up in his recognition of the role God plays in Elizabeth Proctor's consciousness.
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- First broadcast:
- 28 January 2003
After being shown this clip, students could select a different section of the play and provide a similar commentary about the characters' motivations at their chosen point in the play.