The Watermill Ensemble return following the success of Twelfth Night at Wilton’s in 2018.
Blazing with tension, energy and passion, experience a powerful new interpretation of Macbeth, the Watermill Ensemble’s boldest production to date. Fuelled by greed, ambition and desire, the Macbeths’ desperation to survive is reflected in the fierce reverberations of Johnny Cash,The xx and The Rolling Stones.
The Watermill Theatre is a regional producing theatre touring work across the UK. Recent touring productions include The Wipers Times, Crazy For You and Amélie.
The Watermill Ensemble was formed in 2017 and has developed a unique approach to Shakespeare, touring to thousands of people in the UK and internationally.
Macbeth is performed in repertory with Watermill Theatre's A Midsummer Night's Dream (28th January 2020 – 15th February 2020).
Stylish, innovative, thought-provoking and edgy
An electric and sexually charged revisitation of the tragedy
A high octane, musical interpretation of Shakespeare’s Macbeth, set in spectacular surroundings
There’s a lot in it to admire although sometimes it gets carried away