Shakespeare Shorts | Playing Macbeth – Act 1, Scenes 1 and 3


Each programme in this series takes a scene from Shakespeare's Macbeth. In this programme they are Act 1, Scenes 1 and 3, in which the witches cast their spell and confront Macbeth. Various traditional and modern productions are shown.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Factual, Plays
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Duration: 21'56''
  • Broadcast date: 1998

UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

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