Desire Under The Elms

Crucible Theatre, Sheffield

Thursday, 21 Sep 2017, 7:45pm - Saturday, 14 Oct 2017, 10:00pm


Ephraim Cabot's sons work from morning till night believing his farm will be theirs one day. When the widower brings home his new young bride Abbie, it sparks a violent war with his son Eben. But the battle lines blur when Eben embarks on a passionate affair with his father's new wife.

This haunting and erotic tragedy is one of the great American plays from Nobel Prize-winning playwright Eugene O'Neill.


Crucible Theatre , 55 Norfolk Street , Sheffield