The Pendle Witch Story
Beneath Pendle Hill are the tiny Hamlets and farms which played a part in the true story of the pendle witches. It is a story which still haunts the travellers that pass by today. How did nine villagers come to be found guilty of witchcraft? Why does mystery still surround them even though their trial is one of the best documented in the world?
will find out what really happened in that fateful year of 1612.
This is a full stage production of a story told through the eyes of nine year old Jennet Devices. She gave evidence against her own mother, Elisabeth Devices who was hanged with the other poor souls on the 20th of august 1612 at lancaster assizes.