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NYT’s Macbeth

Macbeth

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Shakespeare’s darkest tale of paranoia and ambition is given a unique twist in this electrifying adaptation, which plays as part of the National Youth Theatre’s West End season. Read More >

Shakespeare’s darkest tale of paranoia and ambition is given a unique twist in this electrifying adaptation of Macbeth, which plays as part of the National Youth Theatre’s West End season.

Set in an unstable Europe in the lead up to the First World War, the tragedy takes audiences behind enemy lines as the severe intentions of a tormented Macbeth lead to dire consequences.

As empires rise and fall, this new take on a Shakespearean classic promises to echo present day divisions to thrilling effect.

Directed by Ed Hughes, the show plays as part of the NYT’s season, which also include Selfie and Private Peaceful.

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Important Dates & Timing

Previews From: 19/09/2014

Opening Night: 08/10/2014

Closing Night: 26/11/2014

Running time: 1h45

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Cast & Creative

Cast

Eleanor Bryans, Grace Chilton, Adam Deane, Sophie Dyke, Sam Hevicon, Kate Kennedy, Ayten Manyera, Fabian McCallum, Jeremy Neumark Jones, Iqra Rizwan, Ragevan Vasan, Zoe Walshe, Stuart Wilde, Temi Wilkey, Dominic Wood

Creative

Director - Ed Hughes

Producer - National Youth Theatre

Lighting Designer - Adam Povey

Movement Director - Andrea Peláez

Sound - David Gregory

Author - William Shakespeare

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