Fri, Sep 14|
Agecroft Hall & Gardens
The Case against Martha Wheeler: A Witch Trial Based on 17th Century Texts
Time & Location
Sep 14, 2018, 7:00 PM
Agecroft Hall & Gardens, 4305 Sulgrave Road, Richmond, VA, USA
About The Event
Martha Wheeler, a young “cunning woman”, has been accused of bewitching her neighbors. Join us at Agecroft Hall to witness a witchcraft trial based on actual events from the time. Hear from witnesses proclaiming the accused guilt or innocence. See how those believed to be bewitched were afflicted. Learn how hired witchfinders came up with their “evidence” against the accused. Members of the audience will serve on the jury and decide the fate of the accused witch.
FOR MATURE AUDIENCES ONLY. THIS SUBJECT MATTER IS NOT APPROPRIATE FOR YOUNG CHILDREN.
Witch Trials - Fri - 7pm$10.00