Infamously known as the cursed “Scottish play”, Macbeth is perhaps Shakespeare’s darkest tragedy. When General Macbeth is foretold by three witches that he will one day be King of Scotland, Lady Macbeth convinces him to get rid of anyone who could stand in his way—including committing regicide. As Macbeth ascends to the throne through bloody murder, he becomes a tyrant consumed by fear and paranoia.
An L.A. Theatre Works full cast performance featuring:
James Marsters as Macbeth
Joanne Whalley as Lady Macbeth
Josh Cooke as Banquo/Others
JD Cullum as Macduff/Second Murderer
Dan Donohue as Ross
Jeannie Elias as Second Witch/Others
Chuma Hunter-Gault as Lennox/Servant
Jon Matthews as Malcolm
Alan Shearman as Angus/Others
André Sogliuzzo as Donalbain/Third Witch/Others
Kate Steele as Lady Macduff/First Witch/Apparition
Kristoffer Tabori as Duncan/Others
Directed by Martin Jarvis. Recorded before a live audience at The Invisible Studios, West Hollywood in August of 2011.