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Macbeth

Synopsis
A video recording of the Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre modern dress production of Macbeth. Jasper Britton and Eve Best are the Macbeths.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
2001

Credits

Director
Tim Carroll
Writer
William Shakespeare
Production Design
Laura Hopkins
Cast
Jasper BrittonMacbeth
Eve BestLady Macbeth
Liam BrennanMacduff
Chu OmambalaMalcolm
Patrick BrennanBanquo
Colin HurleyCaptain
Colin HurleyWitch
Hilary TonesGentlewoman
Hilary TonesLady Macduff
Jan KnightleyMurderer
Jan KnightleyAngus
Jonathan OliverRoss
Liza HaydenWitch
Mark SpringerDonalbain
Mark SpringerFleance
Paul ChahidiSeyton
Paul ChahidiWitch
Richard AttleeMurderer
Richard AttleeLennox
Terence McGinityDoctor of Physic
Terence McGinityKing Duncan

Additional Details

Theatre
Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre
Theatre company
Red Company
Production type
Stage Recordings
Historical period
Contemporary
Plays
Macbeth
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)
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Notes

Notes
Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre makes several recordings of a single production, using three fixed cameras, to enable practitioners and researchers to observe how the play has developed during the run.
History
The production ran 27 May-22 September 2001 in the Celtic Season.
Reviews
For a selection of reviews from national British newspapers visit www.albemarle-london.com/g-macbeth.html

Potter, Lois, Shakespeare Quarterly 53 (2002) 95-105 (review article).

Archive

Name

Shakespeare’s Globe

Contact
Librarian
Email
library@shakespearesglobe.com
Web
http://www.shakespearesglobe.com External site opens in new window
Phone
+44 (0) 7902 1433
Fax
+44 (0) 7902 1401
Address
21 New Globe Walk
Bankside
London
SE1 9DT

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