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Macbeth in Stride

Presented by American Repertory Theater at Loeb Drama Center, Cambridge MA

Oct 23 2021
Nov 14 2021
Macbeth in Stride

The first of a fiive-part series excavating Shakespeare’s women, Macbeth in Stride uses pop, rock, gospel, and R&B to trace the fatalistic arc of Lady Macbeth while lifting up contemporary Black female power, femininity, and desire.

A dazzling theatrical event created by Obie Award-winning artist Whitney White and performed by White and an ensemble with a live band, Macbeth In Stride examines what it means to be an ambitious Black woman through the lens of one of Shakespeare’s most iconic characters. The first of White’s five-part series commissioned by A.R.T. excavating the women from Shakespeare’s canon, the production uses pop, rock, gospel, and R&B to trace the fatalistic arc of Lady Macbeth while lifting up

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Contact: 617-547-8300


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Loeb Drama Center

64 Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA 02138


    • Assisted Listening System
    • Audio Description
    • Open Caption
    • Sign Language

Relaxed Performance: Sunday, 11/7 at 2PM
ASL Interpreted Performances: Thursday, 11/10 at 7:30PM & Sunday, 11/14 at 2PM
Audio Described Performances : Friday, 11/12 at 7:30PM & Saturday, 11/13 at 2PM View more

COVID-19 Phased Reopening Details

Face Masks Required: Yes
Proof of Vaccination Required: Yes

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