Shakespeare 4 Kidz to Launch International Tour of MACBETH
Julian Chenery, Carolyn Chenery & S4K International in association with the Fairfield Halls, Croydon present S4K's Macbeth, a musical adaptation of Shakespeare's Macbeth by Julian Chenery and Matt Gimblett.
Something wicked this way comes... as Shakespeare 4 Kidz launch an international tour of a thrilling new musical version of Shakespeare's Macbeth, aimed at young audiences and families.
The story of a noble Scottish warrior who becomes king after hearing the prophecies of three witches, Macbeth becomes a musical thriller filled with gruesome ghosts and bloody battles - even a forest that moves! It is guaranteed to keep kidz of all ages on the very edge of their seats.
Macbeth tells the story with many of Shakespeare's original words woven into easy-to-understand modern language.
The tour of Macbeth opens with three performances at the Ashcroft Theatre, Croydon on Tuesday 14 January and Wednesday 15 January and then includes dates across the UK, Oman Muscat, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Bahrain and Qatar.
Macbeth's cast includes: Noel Andrew Harron (Macbeth), Michelle Cornelius (Lady Macbeth), Isaac Stanmore (Macduff), James Yeoburn (Banquo), Jane Kahler (Witch 1), Leyla Holley (Witch2/Lady Macduff), Richard Foster King (Witch 3), Colin Appleby (Duncan), Robert Rees (Malcolm), Harry Stone (Ross), Hywel Dowsell (Porter), Nathanael Campbell (Angus/Lennox), Matthew Harper, Hayley Alexandra Jones.
Acclaimed Shakespeare 4 Kidz does exactly what it says on the tin, bringing the world of William Shakespeare to the young people of the world. Their unique easy-to-understand musical adaptations of Shakespeare's plays form the basis of a complete understanding of his work. Daytime performances ensure that school parties can attend during school time and evening shows are suitable for every member of the family.