Set in a psychiatric unit, Cumming plays a patient who is reliving the story of Macbeth – bringing to life over 15 characters in Shakespeare's bloody work, which is performed without an intermission. It has a running time of one hour and 45 minutes.
It premiered at the National Theatre of Scotland in June 2012 and played a New York run at the Rose Theatre in July 2012.
The cast also features Jenny Sterlin ( Heartbreak House, Major Barbara) and Brendan Titley ( As You like It, Measure for Measure), who portray the Doctor and Orderly, respectively. Chris Kipiniak ( Metamorphoses) understudies both roles. Here' a look at the production:
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