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Macbeth

by William Shakespeare

From 26 February
Running Time: tbc

Macbeth

Sleep no more...

The ruined aftermath of a bloody civil war. Ruthlessly fighting to survive, the Macbeths are propelled towards the crown by forces of elemental darkness.

Shakespeare’s most intense and terrifying tragedy is directed by Rufus Norris. Rory Kinnear and Anne-Marie Duff play Macbeth and Lady Macbeth.

Macbeth will be broadcast to cinemas by National Theatre Live on Thursday 10 May.

Macbeth will embark on a UK & Ireland Tour from September 2018
Tickets on sale soon
Salford, The Lowry 29 Sep - 6 Oct
Plymouth, Theatre Royal 16 - 20 Oct
Edinburgh, Festival Theatre 23 - 27 Oct
Norwich, Theatre Royal 30 Oct - 3 Nov
Aberdeen, His Majesty’s Theatre 7 - 10 Nov
Newcastle, Theatre Royal 13 - 17 Nov
Sheffield, Lyceum 20 - 24 Nov
Bath, Theatre Royal 27 Nov - 8 Dec
Oxford, New Theatre 8 - 12 Jan
Dublin, Bord Gais Energy Theatre 15 - 19 Jan
Nottingham, Theatre Royal 22 - 26 Jan
Hull, New Theatre 5 - 9 Feb
Canterbury, Marlowe Theatre 12 - 16 Feb
Glasgow, Theatre Royal 19 - 23 Feb
Southampton, Mayflower Theatre 26 Feb - 2 Mar
Belfast, Grand Opera House 5 - 9 Mar
Wolverhampton, Grand Theatre 12 - 16 Mar
Cardiff, Wales Millennium Centre 19 - 23 Mar

Tour casting to be announced.

Tickets for Macbeth are limited to 4 per customer.
Please note Macbeth may contain scenes of a violent nature. 

 

Hundreds of seats at £15 for every performance

Talks and events around Macbeth

Shakespeare’s England in 1606 with James Shapiro Fri 2 Mar, 5.30 – 6.15pm, £7 (£5 concessions)
Macbeth Student Conference Thu 22 Mar, 10.30am, £7.50
Antony Sher: The Lear Diaries Fri 23 Mar, 6pm, £7 (£5 concessions)
National Debate: Who's Got the Power?, Fri 4 May, 5.45pm, £7 (£5 concessions)
Focus on Macbeth Sat 5 May and Sat 19 May, 10.30am, tickets £55 (concessions £40 / students and under-18s £7.50)
Exploring Macbeth on Film, Mon 14 May, 6pm, £7 (£5 concessions)
Maqbool (film screening), Mon 14 May, 7.30pm, £5 (£3 concessions)
Witches, Magic and Belief in Shakespeare's England, Tue 5 June, 6pm, £7 (£5 concessions)
Discovering Macbeth at the NT, Fri 15 June, 10.30am, £55 (concession £40 / students and under-18s £7.50)

Macbeth Talks
On Mon 30 Apr, there will be three talks in the Olivier
Individual events £7 (£5 concessions), combined ticket £15 (£12 concessions):
Anne-Marie Duff and Rory Kinnear 3pm Captioned
Performing Shakespeare 4.30pm Captioned
Rufus Norris 6pm Captioned

Macbeth | Rehearsal gallery

Making Macbeth: An Introduction from the Director

Shakespeare’s most intense and terrifying tragedy is directed by the Director of the National Theatre, Rufus Norris.

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Macbeth | Trailer

Watch Rory Kinnear and Anne-Marie Duff in the trailer for Macbeth, playing in the Olivier Theatre from 26 February 2018.

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