Macbeth Revival 2008

Run Time:
3 hours, with one intermission
Opened: April 8, 2008
Closing: May 24, 2008

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Patrick Stewart reunites with rising star director Rupert Goold in the harrowing study of the seductive nature of power, which is moving to Broadway after an acclaimed run at BAM.

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New York Classical Theatre to Present HENRY IV in NYC Parks This Summer
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New York Classical Theatre will present William Shakespeare’s Henry IV as the main production of the company’s 25th anniversary season. See where the show will be performed and learn more details about the production.

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Every Broadway Actor in THE GILDED AGE Season Two
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Macbeth has been nominated for several Tony Awards. These include nominations for Best Lighting Design of a Play for Howard Harrison, Best Revival of a Play for Duncan C. Weldon, Paul Elliott, Jeffrey Archer, Bill Ballard, Terri & Timothy Childs, Rodger Hess, David Mirvish, Adriana Mnuchin, Emanuel Azenberg, BAM, and The Chichester Festival Theatre. Additionally, Macbeth received nominations for Best Scenic Design of a Play for Anthony Ward and Best Sound Design of a Play for Adam Cork.
Macbeth has been nominated for several awards. These include Outstanding Projection and Video Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Lorna Heavey, Outstanding Revival of a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Macbeth, Outstanding Sound Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Adam Cork, and Outstanding Director of a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Rupert Goold.

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