Actors from The London Stage Perform “Macbeth” | Theater | Hudson Valley | Hudson Valley; Chronogram
Pin It
Favorite

Actors from The London Stage Perform “Macbeth” 

sl_macbeth.jpg

The Scottish play gets a modern twist from the Actors From The London Stage, one of the oldest touring Shakespeare companies in the world, which draws its members from the Royal Shakespeare Company and Shakespeare's Globe Theatre. Five actors cover four to six roles each in their treatment of "Macbeth," transforming scene to scene using minimal props and no set. By diminishing the number of distractions, the audience has the chance to focus solely on Shakespeare's language—a facet of his productions occasionally overshadowed by elaborate costumes and over-the-top stage sets. There will be three performances from February 26-28 at the Martel Theater at Vassar College. The performances are free, though reservations are required. (845) 437-5599; boxoffice@vassar.edu.

Speaking of...

  • On The Cover: Tatana Kellner
  • On The Cover: Tatana Kellner

    Monoprints by Tatana Kellner will be exhibited as part of the show "The World After January 20, 2017: Works by Contemporary Artists and Poets" at Vassar's Palmer Gallery.
    • Feb 1, 2017
  • "The Art of Devastation" at Vassar College
  • "The Art of Devastation" at Vassar College

    The Art of Devastation” will be exhibited at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie from January 27 to April 9.
    • Jan 1, 2017
  • Modfest at Vassar College
  • Modfest at Vassar College

    Don't miss Vassar's Modfest running from January 26 through February 5.
    • Jan 1, 2017
  • More »
Pin It
Favorite

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Hudson Valley Events

submit event

Latest in Theater

Readers' Favorites

Chronogram on Instagram

@Chronogram