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Macbeth

Synopsis
Video recording (mixed recording, 5 cameras) of a stage performance directed by Jamie Lloyd. James McAvoy and Claire Foy are the Macbeths.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
18 Apr 2013
Duration
155 mins

Credits

Director
Jamie Lloyd
Writer
William Shakespeare
Production Design
Soutra Gilmour
Cast
James McAvoyMacbeth
Claire FoyLady Macbeth
Jamie BallardMacduff
Mark QuartleyMalcolm
Forbes MassonBanquo
Allison McKenzieLady Macduff
Allison McKenzieMurderer
Allison McKenzieWitch
Callum O’NeillAngus
Catherine MurrayCaithness
Graeme DallingFleance
Graeme DallingDonalbain
Hugh RossKing Duncan
Hugh RossDoctor of Physic
Kevin GuthrieLennox
Lisa GardnerWitch
Lisa GardnerSeyton
Merin MonteirthMacduff’s son
Olivia MorganCaptain
Olivia MorganGentlewoman
Olivia MorganWitch
Olivia MorganMurderer
Richard HansellRoss

Additional Details

Theatre
Trafalgar Studios, London
Production type
Stage Recordings
Historical period
Future
Plays
Macbeth
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
A wide shot recording of this production can be made available at 3 weeks’ notice.
History
Matinee performance recorded.
Reviews
"If you like violent, in-yer-face Shakespeare, this will be for you." Michael Billington, The Guardian, (24 February 2013).

Archive

Name

V&A Theatre & Performance Collections: National Video Archive of Performance

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