The Paper Cinema's Macbeth

4 star rating

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Immerse yourself on a journey through rugged Scottish landscapes and encounter storms, betrayal and murderous plot. Shakespeare's tragedy is vividly told with illustration, masterful puppetry and a live score.
The Paper Cinema's Macbeth at Battersea Arts Centre

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Overview


Genre: Shakespeare
Venue: Battersea Arts Centre
Started: Tuesday 9 October 2018
Closes: Saturday 27 October 2018
Running time:1 hr 15 mins
Age suitability: 12+

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Synopsis


Immerse yourself on a journey through rugged Scottish landscapes and encounter storms, betrayal and murderous plot.


Shakespeare's tragedy is vividly told with illustration, masterful puppetry and a live score.


Watch a captivating silent film created before your eyes.


Hand-drawn puppets collide with music, Foley and cinematic projection to create epic battle scenes and intricate characters.


Following their critically acclaimed Odyssey, The Paper Cinema re-imagine Macbeth as a cautionary tale for our times.


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Theatre


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Postal address:
Lavender Hill
Battersea
London SW11 5TN

Box office tel: 020 7223 2223

Box office email: Send Mail

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Dates


Previews from:Tuesday 9 October 2018

Press night:Thursday 11 October 2018

Closes:Saturday 27 October 2018

Performance days & times


Evening:

Monday ‑ 7‑30pm

Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm

Friday ‑ 7‑30pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm


Matinee:
-

Tickets


Standard:
£18, £15

Concessions:
£12.50

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Cast


Devisors and puppeteers:


Nicholas Rawling

Irena Stratieva

Teels Uustani

Catherine Rock

Imogen Charleston


Musicians:


Christopher Reed

Francesca Simmons


Creatives


Author: William Shakespeare
Composer: Christopher Reed, Francesca Simmons, Quinta
Set designer: Gary Campbell
Lighting: Peter Harrison
Dramaturg: Deborah Pearson (dramaturgical consultant)
Production: Paper Cinema and Battersea Arts Centre Production

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