Macbeth - may 2018
Following on the success of 2017’s production of King Lear Kildare Youth Theatre stage one of Shakespeare’s bloodier tragedies. This is the 4th time the youth theatre have staged the play since 2003. This new production explores the dramatic rise of an ambitious couple, hungry for control, despearte to be respected, and ruthless in their pursuit of dominace. It mirrors events on the political world today, from the triumph of far-right leaders in Europe, to the USA, Turkey and North Korea.
Macbeth is a main Leaving Cert text for current 5th years who will sit English in 2018.
Directed by Peter Hussey.