Macbeth starring James McAvoy at the Trafalgar Studios Trafalgar Studio One, 14 Whitehall, London, SW1A 2DY
Acclaimed actor James McAvoy (The Last King of Scotland, Atonement) stars as Shakespeare’s Macbeth in Jamie Lloyd’s new production at the Trafalgar Studios. Also starring Claire Foy.
Olivier Award winner Jamie Lloyd directs this nihilistic vision of chaos, played out with breathless momentum and visceral passion. Jamie Lloyd’s production sees Shakespeare’s darkest tale play out in a dystopian Scotland brutalised by war. Under a toxic fog, Macbeth begins his tormented struggle for power fuelled by ambition and paranoia. Set to be the hottest ticket of the year.
This production of Macbeth is recommended for audience members of age 14 and upwards. It contains some scenes of a violent nature.
Theatre: Trafalgar Studios