From Romeo and Juliet to Of Mice and Men, A Look at the 2013-14 Season: The Play Revivals

By Playbill Staff
18 Apr 2014

Show: Macbeth
Theatre: Vivian Beaumont Theater
Preview: Oct. 25, 2013
Opening: Nov. 21, 2013
Closing: Jan. 12
Creators: Written by William Shakespeare. Directed by Jack O'Brien.
Original Principal Cast: Ethan Hawke as Macbeth, Anne-Marie Duff as Lady Macbeth, Richard Easton as Duncan, Bianca Amato as Lady Macduff, Brian d'Arcy James as Banquo, Jonny Orsini as Malcolm and Daniel Sunjata as Macduff, with Malcolm Gets, John Glover and Byron Jennings as the three Witches.
Synopsis: 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.

Check out photos from Macbeth's opening night on Broadway.

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