The Devil's Petition by Munroe Scott
Based on a true story from Upper Canada, the play tells the tale of a Methodist preacher who tries to save a man from being legally hanged without breaking the law.
Keywords: folk, pioneer, Ontario history, Ryerson, prayer
Suitable for School Performances: Students age 14+
Year Printed: 1982
First produced in 1981 by the Kawartha Summer Theatre, Lindsay.
Male Cast: 4
Female Cast: 9