This fast-paced adaptation of Shakespeare's bloody tale bursts with suspense and theatrical magic, presenting the whole play in an elegant single act. Macbeth's fate to be king is foretold by the three weird sisters -- but is he told of his destiny or given a dangerous riddle of temptation? Macbeth's reckless ambition will stop at nothing in his quest to become King. But when he stumbles in an avalanche of fear and betrayal, he inevitably crafts his own tragic downfall.
- 50 - 60 minutes
- 2 f, 3 m, 2 either (5-18 actors possible: 1-15 f, 3-17 m)
- Content Notes: Some mild adult language.
- Set: An abstract environment or modular set.
- Standard Edition ISBN: 978-1-62384-527-8