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Macbeth

Synopsis
Live sound recording of Richard Eyre’s 1993 production of Macbeth with Alan Howard and Anastasia Hille as the Macbeths.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio
Recording date
19 Apr 1993

Credits

Director
Richard Eyre
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Dominic Muldowney
Production Design
Bob Crowley
Cast
Alan HowardMacbeth
Anastasia HilleLady Macbeth
James LaurensonMacduff
Simon CoatesMalcolm
Clive WoodBanquo
Antony ByrneMurderer (1st)
Ben MilesDonalbain
Ben MilesYoung Siward
Blake RitsonFleance
Bridget TurnerWitch (1st)
Charles Miller (2)Macduff’s son
Christopher CampbellLennox
Doyne ByrdSeyton
Guy EdwardsFleance
Hannah SnookMacduff’s daughter
Harry PeacockFleance
Harry TowbPorter
Howard WardAngus
Joss BrookMurderer (2nd)
Joyce FenbyLady in waiting
Judy DamasLady in waiting
Laura MahadyMacduff’s daughter
Maggie McCarthyWitch (2nd)
Mariella MillerMacduff’s daughter
Martin ChamberlainDoctor of Physic
Myra McFaydenWitch (3rd)
Nicola RedmondLady Macduff
Paul M. MestonCaptain
Paul MoriartyRoss
Richard ConwayMessenger
Robin BaileyKing Duncan
Sam BeazleyOld Man
Sammy-Jo WrightMacduff’s daughter
Steven FinchMessenger
Thomasina UnsworthGentlewoman
William CoxServant

Additional Details

Theatre
Olivier Theatre, National Theatre
Theatre company
National Theatre Company
Production type
Other
Plays
Macbeth
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

General
It is not known whether Peacock or Ritson played Fleance in this recording.
History
Opening night 26 March 1993
Reviews
Holland, Peter. Shakespeare Survey 47 (1995), pp. 181-207 (in review-article).

Archive

Name

British Library Sound Archive

Email
listening@bl.uk
Web
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Phone
020 7412 7676
Fax
020 7412 7441
Address
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB

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