Shakespeare's Globe

Macduff played by Liam Brennan

Macbeth (2001)
Written by: William Shakespeare

Liam Brennon played Macduff in the 2001 production of Macbeth at ther Globe.

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Production Notes 2

This is Liam's final blog post. This week he discusses the forthcoming re-rehearsals, how he feels about reviews and reflects on both the production and the experience of performing at the Globe.

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Production Notes 1

In his penultimate blog post Liam discusses the first performances, how the audiences have responded to the play, and his thoughts about the performances to come.

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Rehearsal Notes 6

In his sixth blog post, Liam discusses technical rehearsals, receiving his costumes and transferring the play from the rehearsal room to the stage.

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Rehearsal Notes 5

In his fifth blog post, Liam looks forward to going onto the Globe stage, discusses Macduff's fight with Macbeth, and the challenge of playing Young Macduff.

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Rehearsal Notes 4

This week Liam discusses approaches to different scenes in the play: inter splicing the England scene with other scenes, Lady Macduff's death scene and his part in the play' opening sequence.

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Rehearsal Notes 3

In his third blog post, Liam discusses the England scene (IV.III): the questions the scene poses for his character and the exercises used to try and answer them.

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Rehearsal Notes 2

In his second blog post, Liam discusses how rehearsals have progressed without the Master of Play, Macduff's relationship with Lady Macduff and how improvisation has helped him and the cast.

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Rehearsal Notes 1

This is Liam's first blog post. This week he discusses his first impressions of the Globe from his audition and rehearsals, the production's design, and the challenges of doubling roles.

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