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Shakespeare’s Macbeth Play
April 5, 2019 - May 4, 2019
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company$28 – $57
Photo provided by Cincinnati Shakespeare Company press release
Enjoy the Cincinnati performance of Shakespeare’s Infamous Tragedy, Macbeth, opening on April 5.
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company continues its 25th Anniversary Season at The Otto M. Budig Theater with William Shakespeare’s Macbeth Cincinnati performance.
Preview performances are Wednesday, April 3 and Thursday, April 4 at 7:30 p.m. and tickets are $30. Advance sale single ticket prices start at $28. Day-of Student Rush tickets are $14 and may be purchased thirty minutes before a show with a valid student ID if available. To purchase tickets or for more information, call the CSC Box Office at 513-381-2273 ext. 1, or go online.
Performances take place on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 2:00 p.m., as well as Saturday, April 20, and May 4 at 2:00 p.m.
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company is located at The Otto M. Budig Theater at 1195 Elm Street in OTR, adjacent to Washington Park. There are many parking spaces available on the street and in nearby lots and garages- for more information, see where to park.
About Macbeth Cincinnati
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s production of Macbeth is set in Scotland between the years 1644 and 1645 with timeless elements of horror and supernatural when the witches are present. When the noble Scottish Lord Macbeth sees a path to power open up before him, he is determined to trod that path to its bloody end, consequences (and maybe himself) be damned. With his ruthless wife at his side, the two plot a Machiavellian course to put and to keep Macbeth on the Scottish throne. Shakespeare’s heart-pounding thrill ride of a play is a harrowing exploration of ambition, morality, tyranny and corruption.
The production is directed by Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s Associate Artist Miranda McGee and features a 21-person cast featuring Giles Davies as Macbeth, Kelly Mengelkoch as Lady Macbeth, Grant Niezgodski as Macduff, and Justin McCombs as Banquo. The creative team is made up of Justen Locke (Scenic and Lighting Designer), Douglas J. Borntrager (Sound and Video Designer), Cal Harris (Video Content Creator), Darnell Pierre Benjamin (Movement Coach), and Rainy Edwards (Costume Designer). They are joined by Fight Choreographer, Gina Cerimele-Mechley.
About Cincinnati Shakespeare Company
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company is a professional theatre company dedicated to bringing Shakespeare and the classics to life for audiences of all ages. In the summer of 2017, the theater relocated to the Otto M. Budig Theater, a brand new facility in OTR. CSC’s repertoire is made up of the works of William Shakespeare, literary adaptations, and contemporary classics. Cincinnati Shakespeare Company is proud to be Cincinnati’s stage for the classics!