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Macbeth

Synopsis
A videotaped recording of Declan Donnellan’s 2010 production of Macbeth for Cheek by Jowl with Will Keen and Anastasia Hille as the Macbeths.
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
10 Apr 2011
Duration
136 mins

Credits

Director
Declan Donnellan
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Catherine Jayes
Production Design
Nick Ormerod
Cast
Will KeenMacbeth
Anastasia HilleLady Macbeth
David CavesMacduff
Orlando JamesMalcolm
Ryan KiggellBanquo
David CollingsKing Duncan
David CollingsDoctor of Physic
Kelly HottenPorter
Kelly HottenLady Macduff

Additional Details

Theatre
Harvey Theatre, Brooklyn Academy of Music, NY
Theatre company
Cheek by Jowl
Production type
Stage Recordings
Plays
Macbeth
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

General
Produced by Cheek by Jowl in a co-production with barbicanbite10;
Les Gémeaux/Sceaux/ScèneNationale; Koninklijke Schouwburg,
The Hague; Grand Théâtre de Luxembourg; Théâtre du Nord, Lille and
Théâtre de Namur/Centre Dramatique.
History
Produced by Cheek by Jowl at the Barbican Theatre, London, 24 March-10 April 2010; at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, Harvey Theatre, Brooklyn, NY, 5-16 April 2011; and on tour.
Reviews
Isherwood, Charles. New York Times 7 April 2011, pp. C1, C5.
'This is an archetypal Cheek By Jowl production: spare, disciplined, purged of gore and gratuitous spectacle’, Michael Billington, The Guardian, 25 March 2010.

Production Company

Name

Character Generators

Archive

Name

Theatre on Film and Tape (TOFT)

Email
toft@nypl.org
Web
http://www.nypl.org/locations/lpa/theatre-film-and-tape-archive External site opens in new window
Phone
+ 1 (212) 870-1642
Fax
(212) 8701868
Address
Billy Rose Theatre Collection
40 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York,New York
10023-7498
USA

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