21/03/2013

Macbeth – 2013

Bella Stewart in Macbeth, 2010 (photo: Christine Cellier)

Dates: Wednesday 17 July – Saturday 20 July, 2013
Venue: The Leper Chapel, Cambridge | Map
Time: 8pm – running time 110 minutes approx. Suitable for 16+

This production is in collaboration with Cambridge Past, Present and Future.

Macbeth by William Shakespeare

MACBETH: one of the most frightening and gripping plays ever written. A nightmarish world of bloodshed, war and political violence.

By the pricking of my thumbs
Something wicked this way comes

in situ:’s vocally and visually compelling new production of Shakespeare’s bloody masterpiece opens on a devastated landscape. A crazed woman is dancing amongst the rubble – the spectacle cases, the photographs, the hair, the ashes, the teeth. Out of this debris of people’s lives and deaths, a performance begins to emerge: