The National Youth Theatre: Macbeth

The cast of NYTs Macbeth at the Garrick Theatre. Credit The Other Richard.

What a relief! A good Macbeth. Recent productions of the Scottish play haven’t fared particularly well. The Royal Shakespeare’s version (Barbican) being distinctly ‘ok’, and the Globe’s recent production having mixed reviews. How refreshing to see a young company rescue Macbeth from the talons of the Establishment. The opening scene of the Scottish Play is … Read more