Macbeth

Tragedy - Revival

Ethel Barrymore Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: October 7, 1935
  • Closing Date: October 12, 1935
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 8

Playwright: William Shakespeare

Synopsis

When three witches deliver some surprising prophecies, Macbeth hatches a plan to murder the king and claim the throne for himself. Provoked by his wife and preoccupied with greed, Macbeth begins his tragic descent into madness.

 

Opening Night Cast

Gladys Cooper Lady Macbeth
Philip Merivale Macbeth
Thomas Bate Servant
Roland Bottomley Angus
Betty Bourjaily Court Lady
Edward Broadley Third Witch
Old Man
Catherine Cale Court Lady
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Opening Night Production Credits

William Shakespeare William Shakespeare Writer
  Henry Herbert Staging
  P. Dodd Ackerman Scenic Design
  C. B. Falls Costume Design
  Crosby Gaige Producer
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1935 - 1936

 
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