What Role Does Fear Play In The Crucible

Satisfactory Essays
Fear plays an important role in the play The Crucible, written by Arthur Miller

In the play written by Arthur MIller fear plays an important role. It shows how people have power. And can switch it around just like that.
In the beginning of the play the girls are caught dancing and they are fearful of what will happen to them after they were caught. They are scared that they could be hung or thrown in jail for their life. Fear plays a major role in the motivation of the characters.
Another example of fear in the play is in the middle when the girls are in the court and blaming everyone else and accusing to her of witchcraft. They are doing that so they don't get put in jail themselves, or be hung. The Townspeople are now more fearful of the
Get Access