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Macbeth

Synopsis
A video recording of Joe Banno’s 2001 production of Macbeth for the Folger Theatre, videotaped for WAPAVA by James. J. Taylor. Michael Tolaydo and Lucy Newman Williams are the Macbeths. The play is set in 1960s Louisiana amid corrupt politics.
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
24 Nov 2001

Credits

Director
Joe Banno
Writer
William Shakespeare
Production Design
Tony Cisek
Costume
Brenda Plakans
Contributor
James J. Taylor
Cast
Michael TolaydoMacbeth
Lucy Newman WilliamsLady Macbeth
John LescaultMacduff
Scot McKenzieMalcolm
Michael RussottoBanquo
Andrew Ross WynnPorter
Andrew Ross WynnLennox
Andrew Ross WynnMurderer
Cam MageeAngus
Danny LadmiraultRoss
Dori LeggLady Macduff
Dori LeggWitch (1st)
Kamilah ForbesHouse servant (Servant)
Kamilah ForbesHecate
Kosha EnglerWitch (3rd)
Michael SkinnerSeyton
Susan LynskeyWitch (2nd)
Tom QuinnKing Duncan
Tom QuinnDoctor of Physic
Wyatt FennerMacduff’s son
Wyatt FennerFleance

Additional Details

Theatre
Elizabethan Theatre, Folger Shakespeare Library
Theatre company
Folger Theatre
Production type
Stage Recordings
Historical period
1960s
Plays
Macbeth
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

History
The production ran October 20-2 December 2001
Textual information
Cam Magee is dramaturg.
Reviews
Lipstein, Freddi. Shakespeare Bulletin 20, no. 2 (2002), pp. 14-15.

Archive

Name

Washington Area Performing Arts Video Archive (WAPAVA)

Email
leahkim@umd.edu
Web
http://www.wapava.org External site opens in new window
Phone
(301) 405 9117
Address
James J. Taylor Collection
Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library
University of Maryland
College Park, Maryland 20742-1630

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