Young Fleance (Owen Peakes) calls out to his father, who is ambushed by Macbeth’s hired men. Brittany Diliberto
Performance Dates

Rampant ambition and minds unhinged. Owls shrieking and prophesies foretold. Shakespeare’s Macbeth is seen anew, set in London's historic Bedlam asylum for this groundbreaking production at the Folger. Davenant’s Restoration-era adaptation blends period music performed by Folger Consort with the tragedy of ambition run amok. Featuring Helen Hayes Award-winners Ian Merrill Peakes and Kate Eastwood Norris as the tragically ambitious Macbeth and Lady Macbeth.

Production Information

Approximate Running Time
130 minutes

Creative Team

Set Designer
Costume Designer
Musical Director
Sound Designer
Lighting Designer
Fight Choreographer
Production Stage Manager
Adapted From
William Shakespeare