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Macbeth

Synopsis
Live sound recording of Macbeth directed by Peter Hall and John Russell Brown with Albert Finney and Dorothy Tutin as the Macbeths.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio
Recording date
12 Jan 1979

Credits

Director
John Russell Brown; Peter Hall
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Dominic Muldowney
Production Design
John Bury
Cast
Albert FinneyMacbeth
Dorothy TutinLady Macbeth
Daniel MasseyMacduff
Nicky HensonMalcolm
Robin BaileyBanquo
Alexander AllenbyDoctor (English)
Anthony DouseSiward, Earl of Northumberland
Brenda DowsettWitch
Brian KentMenteith
Chris HallamMurderer
Craig WarnockMacduff’s son
Daniel ThorndikeDoctor of Physic
Dermot CrowleyMurderer (1st)
Dermot CrowleyMessenger
Dinah StabbLady Macduff
Elizabeth SpriggsWitch (1st)
Glyn GrainLennox
James GrantRoss
Jane EversWitch
Janet WhitesideGentlewoman
Jeremy DimmickMacduff’s son
Judi BowkerHecate
Keith SkinnerServant
Louisa Livingstone2nd Apparition (Apparition)
Martin HowellsMessenger
Martin HowellsDonalbain
Martin HowellsYoung Siward
Michael BeintAngus
Nicholas SelbyKing Duncan
Norman ClaridgeOld Man
Paul HenleyFleance
Peggy MarshallWitch
Peter Jolley1st Apparition (Apparition)
Peter JolleyServant to Macbeth (Servant)
Ray EdwardsServant to Lady Macbeth (Servant)
Richard PerkinsMessenger
Roger GartlandSeyton
Rosamund GreenwoodWitch (2nd)
Sheraton Blount3rd Apparition (Apparition)
Stanley LloydCaithness
Terence RigbyCaptain
Timothy BlockMurderer (2nd)
Yvonne BrycelandWitch (3rd)

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

History
The production opened 27 May 1978
Reviews
Trewin, J. C. Shakespeare Quarterly 30 (1979), pp. 151-58 (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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