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  1. We Can't Wait #3: MacbethRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 |

    ... proposition, with Snowtown 's eerie form promising a take on the greed, manipulation and psychological demonics of Macbeth that doesn't skimp on the utter blackness at its heart. Add two of the world's finest not to mention most beautiful performers ...


  2. Tom Leggett Joins Colin Callender's Playground Television UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Deadline

    ... for The Weinstein Co. His credits at Film4 include '71 , The Riot Club , High-Rise , Cuban Fury , Black Sea , Room , Macbeth , Mr Turner and 12 Years A Slave . At The Weinstein Co, he worked on such titles as My Week With Marilyn , Submarine , The ...


  3. 13 Celebrity Superstitions for Friday the 13thRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | The Hollywood Gossip

    ... you just did that!' I've never walked under a ladder, ever." "I come from the theater, and you never say the word Macbeth in the theater," Wilson says. "I believe in that because I said it once and a light fell from the ceiling and crushed my foot." ...


  4. U.K.'s Olivier Awards: James McAvoy, Gillian Anderson Among NomineesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... winner Lesley Manville on hand to announce the shortlists. McAvoy - who previously was nominated in 2013 for playing Macbeth received his second nomination for best actor, this time for The Ruling Class at Trafalgar Studios, and will go up against ...


  5. James McAvoy, Lesley Manville to reveal Olivier Award nominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | UPI

    ... in The Ruling Class at the Trafalgar Studios, was nominated for the Best Actor prize in 2013 for his performance in Macbeth at the Trafalgar Studios.


  6. Leo Nucci: "Kings & Courtiers: Great Verdi Arias"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Opera News

    ... trill), but "Io morrA2" is absolutely spectacular singing, beautifully acted and phrased. The disc concludes with Macbeth's brief death aria "Mal per me," cut from the 1865 revision, and a welcome change of pace from the expected, albeit wonderful, ...


  7. John Doyle: House of Cards operates in the arena of outrageousnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The Globe and Mail

    ... Raising the issue of believability in the context of House of Cards is rather like suggesting it's implausible that Macbeth would order that Macduff's castle be seized and, for good measure, have Lady Macduff and her children murdered. Because, you ...


  8. I was so shy I had to be drunk to make love, says Julie Walters:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Daily Mail

    ... she stars in new series Indian Summers. The Mamma Mia! star met Mr Roffey while she was starring in a production of Macbeth and began a whirlwind romance almost immediately but they only married in 1997, 11 years into their relationship. Talking to ...


  9. The Hollywood director wanted in 188 countriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 |

    ... Polanski's Los Angeles home while he was overseas. He took a break from directing and moved back to Poland. He made Macbeth in 1971 and hit movies The Tenant and Chinatown in the next five years. But in 1977, things went terribly wrong again. Roman ...


  10. BBC project urges UK to get creativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | BBC News

    ... now on. He played some of The Bard's most famous roles during his time with the Royal Shakespeare Company, including Macbeth and King Lear. He worked alongside RSC artistic director Terry Hands during the 1970s, culminating in an award-winning ...


  11. Baz Luhrmann's First TV Show, 'The Get Down,' Will Premiere On Netflix In 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Switched

    ... "The Shield" creator Shawn Ryan. Can you imagine what an epic spectacle this would be?! Sure, there's already a new Macbeth adaptation in the works starring Natalie Portman and Michael Fassbender, but come on -- boring! Baz has already successfully ...


  12. Gandalf to become the Speaking ClockRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Computer Weekly

    ... joined the National Theatre Company at the Old Vic in 1965, but came to wider prominence in the 1970s with roles in Macbeth and Othello. BT has been a major partner of Comic Relief since its launch in 1985. It currently provides the technology, ...


  13. Kenneth Branagh Launching Theatre CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 |

    ... A Winter's Tale plus a new original production. Branagh is also in talks to bring his award-winning adaptation of MACbeth to Alexandra Palace in north London. The play, which premiered at the Manchester International Festival in England, won rave ...


  14. Baz Bamigboye: Ken to storm West End with his own troupe which...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... is also in early discussions about the possibility of bringing his Manchester International Festival production of Macbeth to Alexandra Palace in North London. When Branagh and co-director Rob Ashford were developing Macbeth to go to New York, they ...


  15. Review: The Ruling ClassRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | Jewish Chronicle

    ... after his father accidentally hangs himself, director Jamie Lloyd has again conscripted James McAvoy as the lead. As Macbeth he was terifically single minded, here he's anything but as he juggles multiple personalties. One minute he is all serene ...


  16. Anne-Marie Duff watches husband James McAvoy's opening night of The Ruling ClassRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Anne-Marie Duff is the best supporting wife as she watches husband James McAvoy's opening night of The Ruling Class James McAvoy has teamed up with his Macbeth director Jamie Lloyd in the new West End production of The Ruling Class. So when it came the play's gala performance, it was the Scots star's wife Anne-Marie Duff who was front and centre as he took to the stage.


  17. Stage Tube: On This Day for 1/28/15- MacbethRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 |

    Welcome to BWW's ON THIS DAY Series celebrating theatrical birthdays, openings and special events that took place on this day in theatre history! Today in 1982, Macbeth opened at the Circle in the Square Theatre, where it ran for 21 performances. Written by William Shakespeare , Macbeth is about a regicide and its aftermath.


  18. Searching for human side of MacBeth at QuestorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Hillingdon Times

    Despite the mad and murderous ambition of Scotland's most infamous Thane, Chiswick-based Graylin has been searching for the human side of Macbeth and his craving for power. "It would be easy to play him as a two-dimensional psychopath, who kills anyone who stands in his way, but the writing gives him so much more humanity than that," he said.


  19. Met Opera production of La Boh meRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | WETA-TV Arlington

    ... Abel conduct Offenbach's sparkling score. Anna Netrebko moves boldly into Verdi with her searing portrayal of Lady Macbeth, the mad and murderous mate of A1 2eljko Lucic's doomed Macbeth. Adrian Noble's chilling production also stars Joseph Calleja ...


  20. Winter Arts Preview 2015: Top 7 OperaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The New York Observer

    ... March 18. The Met's certified superstar Anna Netrebko, who set the earlier part of the season ablaze with her Lady Macbeth, returns for the company premiere of Tchaikovsky's Iolanta . She plays a medieval princess who has been blind since birth, and ...