Macbeth in Würzburg (2014)

To mark the 450th anniversary of Shakespeare’s birth, London’s Butterfly Theatre Company are bringing the bard’s darkest play about overarching ambition, deadly corruption and power politics to Würzburg’s centre of power: the old town hall. Famed for their immersive, sight-specific productions, Butterfly invite you to follow reckless upstart Macbeth on a one-hour tour around the corridors of power, mapping out his blood-stained path to the pinnacle of politics. A fresh and visceral rendering of Shakespeare that will enthral theatre enthusiasts and first-time viewers alike.


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