Macbeth at Theatre on the Bay

By MapMyWay
14 May 2019

Macbeth, Theatre on the Bay
Macbeth - Directed and designed by Fred Abrahamse

After the sensational success of Macbeth in 2018, Pieter Toerien presents Abrahamse & Meyer’s dazzling take on Macbeth – William Shakespeare’s shortest, darkest psychological thriller.

Starring Marcel Meyer as Macbeth with Stephen Jubber as MacDuff, Matthew Baldwin as Malcolm, Jeremy Richard as The Porter, Tailyn Ramsamy as Banquo and David Viviers as Lady Macbeth.

This production comes to Theatre On The Bay hot on the heels of its European debut at the world’s largest and most prestigious International Shakespeare Festival.

Don’t miss the opportunity to see this innovative re-imagining of one of the greatest plays ever written.

WHAT: William Shakespeare’s Macbeth presented by Pieter Toerin, directed and designed by Fred Abrahamse.
WHERE: Theatre on the Bay  Link Rd, Camps Bay, Cape Town, 8005 to 1 JUNE
WHEN: to 1 June.  Tickets start from only R100 for learners and accompanying teachers. Bookings through Computicket or (021) 438-3301.

Press Raves about Macbeth

“Superb…Masterful…If you have children studying Shakespeare – any of it – you want them to see this production. It is true to the original text yet re-imagined ingeniously for a new audince.”
– Gayle Edmunds, CITY PRESS

“a thrilling, complex show…mesmerizing… it’s edge-of-your seat stuff…riveting” – Lesley Stones, THE DAILY MAVERICK

“Sheer genius…chilling…an awe-inspiring production of one of the great plays, performed with simplicity, style and complete professionalism. Macbeth is a school set work; learners will definitely benefit from this.” – Jennifer de Klerk, ARTSLINK