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A Performance of Macbeth (1979)

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Macbeth is a daring member of the Scottish military who receives a revelation from three menacing sorceresses that he will someday become the King of Scotland. This information gives him a ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Macbeth
... Lady Macbeth
John Bown ... Lennox
Susan Dury ... 3rd Witch / Lady Macduff
Judith Harte ... 2nd Witch / Gentlewoman
... Donalbain / Seyton
... Sergeant / 1st Murderer / Doctor
... Duncan
... 1st Witch
... The Porter / Ross
... Macduff
Duncan Preston ... Angus
... Malcolm
Zak Taylor ... Fleance / Messenger
Stephen Warner ... Young Macduff
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Macbeth is a daring member of the Scottish military who receives a revelation from three menacing sorceresses that he will someday become the King of Scotland. This information gives him a thirst for power, and with prompting from his wife, Lady Macbeth, he kills the current leader in order to take the throne. But he must continue to commit murders to keep his actions a secret, and soon, no one is safe. Written by Polly_Kat

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I have seen a fair few versions of this play but this one knocks every single one out the way. There is no better way to get the full experience of this work apart from performing it yourself. Every performance is spot on, the camera work divine and all done so that no aspect of the theatrical performance is lost.


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