Henry Spicer’s “The Witch Wife” at Librivox

Anna Cora Mowatt and Henry Spicer's "The Witch Wife"
"Witch Wife" by Henry Spicer
“Witch Wife” by Henry Spicer

Here is something fun and seasonal for your listening pleasure — an audio performance of Henry Spicer’s 1849 comic melodrama “The Witch Wife” originally performed at London’s Marylebone Theatre read by an international cast at Librivox.org. This play was written as a starring vehicle for Anna Cora Mowatt.

Click here to listen to the play.

(If you’ll listen closely, you will hear my voice as one of the “witches.”)