The Paper Cinema’s Macbeth

Where: Hull Minster, HU1 2JJ

When: Friday March 29th and Saturday March 30th, 2019. 7.30pm

Tickets: £15 & £13.50 (concessions)

Heads Up Festival - The Paper Cinema's Macbeth

Recommended for: Ages 12+

“An epic, imaginative voyage.’” – Time Out

Following their critically acclaimed show Odyssey, Paper Cinema reimagine Macbeth as a cautionary tale for our times.

With typical charm, wit and invention, the company takes its audience on a journey through rugged Scottish landscapes to encounter storms, battles betrayal and murderous plots.

Shakespeare’s tragedy is brought to life as beautifully drawn puppets, evocative music, Foley sound and cinematic projection combine in a captivating silent film created before your eyes.

Running time: 75 minutes

Commissioned by Beijing 707 N-Theatre Company and Edinburgh Fringe Showcase in China. Supported by Omnibus Theatre. Supported using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England.

Devisors & Puppeteers: Nicholas Rawling, Irena Stratieva and Teele Uustani, Catherine Rock, Imogen Charleston
Composers & Musicians: Christopher Reed and Francesca Simmons
Production Manager: Mitch Hargreaves
Sound Engineer: Thomas Wasley
Co-composer: Quinta
Dramaturgical Consultant: Deborah Pearson
Lighting Designer: Peter Harrison
Set Designer: Gary Campbell
Company Executive Producer: Angie Bual
Touring Producer: Christie Hill