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Macbeth

Synopsis
Video recording of Diana Leblanc’s modern-dress production of Macbeth for the 1999 Stratford (Ontario) Shakespeare Festival. Rod Beattie and Martha Henry are the Macbeths.
Language
English
Country
Canada
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
3 Jun 1999

Credits

Director
Diana LeBlanc
Writer
William Shakespeare
Production Design
Astrid Janson
Costume
John Pennoyer
Cast
Rod BeattieMacbeth
Martha HenryLady Macbeth
Peter HuttMacduff
Nicolas Van BurekMalcolm
Stephen RussellBanquo
Bernard HopkinsMurderer (1st)
Brad RudyCaptain
Bradford FarwellMurderer (2nd)
Damien AtkinsYoung Siward
Dan BernierFleance
Duncan OllerenshawDoctor of Physic
Ellen RossDaughter to Macduff
Evan BuliungCaithness
Greg BrykLennox
Ian DeakinOld Man
Ian DeakinSiward, Earl of Northumberland
John DolanRoss
Joyce CampionGentlewoman
Laurel ThomsonWitch (1st)
Maggie BlakeWitch (3rd)
Max BesworthMacduff’s son
Paul DunnDonalbain
Paul DunnServant
Richard McMillanPorter
Robert BensonKing Duncan
Robert KingSeyton
Sarah DoddLady Macduff
Tim CampbellAngus
Timothy AskewMenteith
Xuan FraserWitch (2nd)

Additional Details

Theatre
Tom Patterson Theatre
Theatre company
Stratford Shakespeare Company, Ontario
Production type
Stage Recordings
Historical period
1990s
Plays
Macbeth
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Stratford (Ontario) Shakespeare Festival

Notes

General
Rod Beattie and Martha Henry are husband and wife in real life.
History
The production ran 22 May-26 September 1999
Reviews
Newell, Alex. Shakespeare Bulletin 18, no. 2 (2000), pp. 30-32 (in review-article).

Archive

Name

Stratford (Ontario) Shakespeare Festival Archive

Contact
ECharendoff@stratfordshakespearefestival.com (Archives Co-ordinator)
Web
https://www.stratfordfestival.ca/AboutUs/OurHistory/ArchivesServices External site opens in new window
Phone
+1 519-271 1040
Fax
+1 519-271-1040
Address
350 Douro Street
P.O. Box 520
55 Queen Street
Stratford, Ontario
N5A 3S7
Canada

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