"Macbeth " by William Shakespeare
Fri, Mar 29
The Education Department of the Utah Shakespeare Festival, West Valley City Division of Arts and Culture, and Utah Cultural Celebration Center present Macbeth by William Shakespeare.From January to April, the Festival will take its production of Macbeth to more than 25,000 students in five western states. The tour will spend 14 weeks on the road visiting schools, community centers, and correctional facilities in Utah, Nevada, Wyoming, Colorado and Arizona with over 65 performances for more than 120 schools. Also included is a fifteen-minute post-show discussion with the actors and optional workshops in Stage Combat, Performing Shakespeare's Text, and Developing Character through Improvisation.In addition to support from our regular sponsors, this performance is sponsored by the Shakespeare for a New Generation program which in turn is sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts. This tour’s school performance partners are the Utah State Office of Education: Professional Outreach Programs in the Schools, Mountain West Small Business Finance, Ally Bank, and Southern Utah University.MacbethHaunted by the witches’ prophecies and spurred by his wife’s ambitions (as well as his own taste for power), Macbeth dares to tempt fate. But in this, one of the world’s first psychological thrillers, he slowly finds that his murderous machinations are doomed to bitter and tragic failure.
- Presented By: Utah Cultural Celebration Center
- Dates: 3/29/2019, 4/1/2019, 4/2/2019
- Location: Harman Hall Theatre
- Address: 3333 Decker Lake Drive, West Valley City, UT 84119
- Time: 10:00 AM to 11:59 PM