Name These Actors!
Our March newsletter included images of a number of famous Shakespearean actors and actresses of the last several hundred years playing Macbeth and Lady Macbeth. We've added some additional ones here. How many of them can you name?
(Answers can be found at the bottom of the page.)
1. Patrick Stewart as Macbeth and Kate Fleetwood as Lady Macbeth (2008)
2. Ian McKellen as Macbeth and Judi Dench as Lady Macbeth (1976)
3. Laurence Olivier as Macbeth (1955)
4. Ellen Terry as Lady Macbeth (1888)
5. Sarah Bernhardt as Lady Macbeth (1884)
6. Charles Kean as Macbeth and his wife Ellen Tree as Lady Macbeth (1858)
7. David Garrick as Macbeth and Hannah Pritchard as Lady Macbeth (1760)
* actors shown with an asterisk after their name appear courtesy of the Actor's Equity Association.
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