A play by William Shakespeare

UK, 2018, 2 hours 40 minutes

A Royal Shakespeare Company production

Director – Polly Findley

Designer – Fly Davies

Lighting – Lizzie Powell

Music – Rupert Cross

Cast of characters:

Macbeth – Christopher Eccleston

Lady Macbeth – Niamh Cusack

Duncan – David Acton

Macduff – Edward Bennett

Malcolm – Luke Newberry

“Something wicked this way comes...”

Returning home from battle, the victorious Macbeth meets three witches on the heath. Driven by their disturbing prophecies, he sets out on the path to murder.

Our contemporary production of Shakespeare’s darkest psychological thriller marks both Christopher Eccleston’s RSC debut and the return of Niamh Cusack to the company.