Tragedy - Revival

Mark Hellinger Theatre

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  • First Preview: April 13, 1988
  • Opening Date: April 21, 1988
  • Closing Date: June 26, 1988
  • Previews: 8
  • Performances: 77

Playwright: William Shakespeare


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

Glenda Jackson Lady Macbeth
Christopher Plummer in Macbeth Christopher Plummer Macbeth
Randle Mell in Macbeth Randle Mell Malcolm
Alan Scarfe Macduff
Paul Shenar Banquo
Richard H. Blake in Macbeth Richard H. Blake Macduff's Son
Robert Burke Seton
Michael Butler Fleance
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Opening Night Production Credits

William Shakespeare William Shakespeare Writer
Zoe Caldwell Zoe Caldwell Additional Direction
  Daphne Dare Scenic Design
Patricia Zipprodt Patricia Zipprodt Costume Design
  Marc B. Weiss Lighting Design
  Otts Munderloh Sound Design
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Drama Desk Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1988 Outstanding Actress in a Play Glenda Jackson Nominee

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1988 Actress in a Play Glenda Jackson Nominee
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