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Macbeth by Hiraeth Artistic Productions.
Hiraeth Artistic Productions presents Macbeth, by William Shakespeare, directed by Mary Clare O’Neill, at the Upstairs at the Gatehouse, in north London, as part of the Camden Fringe, from 9 to 14 Aug 2011, and then Barons Court Theatre, in west London, from 20 Sep to 9 Oct 2011.
10th Century Scotland; a fearless warrior named Macbeth has devastated the attacking Norwegian and Irish armies and single-handedly secured his country’s safety from invasion. A brief, chance encounter with three ‘Weird Sisters’ promises him the crown and glory of Scotland, and sets into motion a chain of devastating events. Will he kill his King to assume the throne? Or will he let fate take its course?