Macbeth

A Paper Cinema and Battersea Arts Centre Production



Immerse yourself on a journey through rugged Scottish landscapes and encounter storms, betrayal and murderous plot.


Shakespeare’s tragedy is vividly told with illustration, masterful puppetry and a live score.

Watch as a captivating silent film is created before your eyes.
Hand-drawn puppets collide with music, cinematic projection, and Foley to create epic battle scenes and intricate characters.


Following their critically acclaimed Odyssey, The Paper Cinema re-imagine Macbeth as a cautionary tale for our times.


Commissioned by Beijing 707 N-Theatre Company and Edinburgh Fringe Showcase in China. Supported by Omnibus Theatre


Running time: 75mins

Suitable: for ages 12+

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