What Do Critics Think of the National Theatre’s Macbeth, Starring Rory Kinnear and Anne-Marie Duff?

The Verdict   What Do Critics Think of the National Theatre’s Macbeth, Starring Rory Kinnear and Anne-Marie Duff?
 
Rufus Norris directs the new London production.
Macbeth_Royal_National_Theatre_Production_Photo_2018_Rory Kinnear as Macbeth in Macbeth at the National Theatre (c) Brinkhoff Mögenburg 1002-0642_HR.jpg
Rory Kinnear Brinkhoff-Moegenburg

The National Theatre production of Macbeth, which began performances February 26, recently opened to critics.

Rufus Norris returns to Shakespeare for the first time in 25 years to direct Rory Kinnear in the title role, with Anne-Marie Duff as Lady Macbeth.

Critics have begun filing their reviews; read them below.
The Evening Standard (Henry Hitchings)

The Guardian (Judith Mackrell)

The Hollywood Reporter (Demetrios Matheou)

The Independent (Holly Williams)

Time Out London (Siobhan Murphy)

Variety (Matt Trueman)

Macbeth, which will be broadcast to cinemas by National Theatre Live May 10, will embark on a U.K. and Ireland tour beginning in September.

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