Performance | Macbeth on the Estate
Shakespeare's tragedy play is updated to the present day. Set on the Ladywood council estate in Birmingham, it imagines a scenario where people survive by dealing drugs and shoplifting. The production is an extension of the director's work with Michael Bogdanov on the Ladywood estate, filmed in Shakespeare on the Estate.Tweet
Shakespeare: The Animated Tales | Macbeth
Soviet animation of the famous tragedy, with the voices of Alec McCowen, Brian Cox, Zoe Wanamaker, Clive Merrison, Patrick Brennan, Laurence Payne and Mary Wimbush. Text abridged by Leon Garfield.
Bard on the Box | Mick Appleyard - Redundant Miner
Celebrity Shakespeare devotees join members of the public to recite some of Shakespeare’s best-known and best-loved speeches and sonnets. This reading is by Mick Appleyard. Shown as part of Shakespeare Fortnight.