Macbarova: Comedy Play for KS4
Macbarova is an original comedy play about a school putting on a performance of Macbeth. Also includes teacher’s notes and activities to help with the delivery and staging of the play, and a brief summary of Shakespearian genre and how this play borrows techniques and features from both comedy and tragedy.
- Running time: approximately 45 minutes
- Characters: 21
Inexpensive to deliver as a performance piece and particular scenes are great for exploring black comedy, love triangles, and Shakespearian tragedy and comedy. Could be used as audition practice and preparation, as a school performance or incorporated into lessons