Ian McKellen on Macbeth
EPUB, 32 pages ISBN: 9781780012049Publication Date:
23 May 2013
£3.99 £3.19You save £0.80 (20%)

Ian McKellen on Macbeth

Performing Shakespeare

By Ian McKellen and Julian Curry

EPUB £3.99£3.19

Ian McKellen discusses playing Macbeth, in this ebook taken from Shakespeare On Stage: Thirteen Leading Actors on Thirteen Key Roles.

In each volume of the Shakespeare On Stage series, a leading actor takes us behind the scenes, recreating in detail a memorable performance in one of Shakespeare’s major roles. They discuss their character, working through the play scene by scene, with refreshing candour and in forensic detail. The result is a masterclass on playing the role, invaluable for other actors and directors, as well as students of Shakespeare – and fascinating for audiences of the play.

In this volume, Ian McKellen discusses playing the title role in Macbeth opposite Judi Dench in Trevor Nunn's 1976 production for the Royal Shakespeare Company.

This interview, together with the others in the series (with actors such as Derek Jacobi, Jude Law and Patrick Stewart), is also available in the collection Shakespeare On Stage: Thirteen Leading Actors on Thirteen Key Roles by Julian Curry, with a foreword by Trevor Nunn.

EPUB, 32 pages ISBN: 9781780012049Publication Date:
23 May 2013
£3.99 £3.19You save £0.80 (20%)

Also by Ian McKellen:

Ian McKellen on King Lear

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Also by Julian Curry:

Tim Pigott-Smith on Leontes
Kevin Spacey on Richard II
Adrian Lester on Henry V
Helen Mirren on Cleopatra
Penelope Wilton on Isabella
Shakespeare On Stage: Volume 2
Simon Russell Beale on Cassius
Ralph Fiennes on Coriolanus
Sara Kestelman on Hippolyta and Titania
Fiona Shaw on Katherine
Derek Jacobi on Malvolio
Eileen Atkins on Viola
Michael Pennington on Timon of Athens
Jude Law on Hamlet
Brian Cox on Titus Andronicus
Rebecca Hall on Rosalind
Patrick Stewart on Shylock
Roger Allam on Falstaff
Zoë Wanamaker on Beatrice
Shakespeare On Stage
Chiwetel Ejiofor on Othello
Judi Dench on Juliet
Ian McKellen on King Lear
Harriet Walter on Imogen
Patrick Stewart on Prospero
Alan Rickman on Jaques

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