The House of the Seven Gables
Nathaniel Hawthorne, author
Barbara Field, playwright
70 pgs. 2 female, 3 male
Run Time: 2 hours
Audience Recommendation: 11+
Nathaniel Hawthorne’s classic tale of a venerable New England family haunted by the actions of their dead ancestors in the wake of the Salem Witch Trials. Fighting over an inheritance, one Pyncheon brother frames the other for murder with unexpected results.
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