ONE of Shakespeare’s great tragedies – known as “the Scottish play” in some circles – will highlight the damaging physical and psychological effects of political ambition at Roleystone Theatre this September.
Directed by Paul Treasure, Macbeth is the story of Scottish general told a prophecy by a group of witches who claim he will one day be king.
That night, the king stays at the general’s castle so, together with his wife, he decides to speed the prophecy along.
Macbeth plays at 8pm September 1, 2, 6, 8 and 9. Tickets are $20, $15 concession – book on 6396 1557 or at www.roleystonetheatre.com.au.
Roleystone Theatre is located at 587 Brookton Highway, Roleystone, opposite the Croyden Road junction.