MacBeth New York Tickets




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Venue:
Ethel Barrymore Theater
Address:
243 West 47th Street
Length:
1 hour and 45 minutes no intermission
Opened:
April 21, 2013 (Limited Engagement - July 14, 2013)
Category:
Tragedy
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Macbeth New York tickets are now available for Tony Award winner Alan Cumming’s intriguing take on a Shakespeare masterpiece. The Broadway tragedy has found a home at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre, where it has now just been extended for two weeks. Cumming’s has create quite a fresh new look into this classic, making the entire production more or less a "one-man" show. The final curtain in now scheduled for July 14, 2013 so don't miss a second chance to catch this highly talked about new production!

The latest Broadway staging of Macbeth is unique to say the least. Creator Alan Cumming’s tackles all the character and tells the entire story himself. The staging is in a psychiatric ward in which Cumming's character is occupying. It is from within his chambers were he tells the "almost" entire tragic train of events while playing every character (over 15 in total) himself. While Mr. Cumming's tells the story, the production takes advantage of multimedia and props to interpret the events in a most unique way. The stage is also shared with Jenny Sterlin playing the doctor and Brendan Titley as the orderly. While there has been many different staging's of MacBeth throughout history, this is a completely different work works sheds new light on what many consider to be Shakespeare's greatest tragedy.

The latest incarnation of MacBeth for Broadway is directed by John Tiffany (Once, The Glass Menagerie, Black Watch, The Bacchae) and Andrew Goldberg (The Bomb-itty of Errors). The production features set and costume design by Merle Hensel, lighting design by Natasha Chivers, sound design by Fergus O’Hare and projection design by Ian William Galloway. In June of 2012 he production premiered at the National Theatre of Scotland. The show then moved to Rose Theatre in New York the following month.

The extension adds a total of twelve additional performances for the limited-engagement. The extension offers a great chance or possible second chance to catch one of the most intriguing and unique plays on Broadway this spring. For fans of theatre, Shakespeare and Broadway this show is a win-win. It certainly is different and if looking to step away from the huge productions and blockbusters and catch a truly reward show along the Great White Way then Alan Cumming’s interpretation of "MacBeth" may be just what the doctor ordered. You can view our great selection of Macbeth New York tickets online by clicking the link.





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