SEP 28 – NOV 24, 2019
Portland Center Stage at The Armory
In the Ellyn Bye Studio
128 NW Eleventh Ave
Portland, OR 97209
Like you've never seen it before.
Shakespeare’s infamous tale of political gluttony and supernatural vengeance finds refreshing new life in this piercing, stripped-down adaptation that creates a taut, contemporary thrill ride. Three women tackle all the roles, with captivating shape-note singing lending a haunting soundtrack to the rise and fall of Scotland’s most notorious royal assassin. Perennially relevant and breathtaking, Macbeth is a drama that demands to be seen — whether it’s your first or five hundredth time.
By William Shakespeare
Edited script by Lee Sunday Evans
Original music by Heather Christian
Directed by Adriana Baer
Music direction by Amir Shirazi
Approximately 85 minutes, no intermission.
Post-show discussions with cast and crew follow matinee performances on Oct. 10, 12, 17, 24, 26, 31 and Nov. 2, 7, 9, 14, 16, 21 & 23.
Audio Described - October 13, 2 p.m.
Sign Interpreted - October 17, 7:30 p.m.
Open Captioned - November 9, 2 p.m.
We are committed to making our performances and facilities accessible to all of our patrons.
Recommended for ages 12 and up. Children under 6 are not permitted at any production at The Armory.
Evenings: Tuesdays – Sundays at 7:30 p.m.*
Matinees: Saturdays and Sundays at 2 p.m., Thursdays at 11 a.m.*
*Schedule may vary for some shows. Please check our season calendar to confirm.