CONTEXT & THEMES.
Everything you need to know about the context of Macbeth, as well as key themes in the play
Understanding Shakespeare’s life and times, as well as the history of the Globe Theatre, can enhance your exploration of Macbeth. Key themes and topics are also great discussion points for students.
Interviews with our Actor’s Roundtable panel and Director
NATURE, THE ENVIORMENT & STAGING
CORRUPTION OF POWER & LEADERSHIP
WITCHES AND POWER
POWER AND CORRUPTION
Use these four topics as a starting point to discuss the main ideas in the play.
Share your insights with others, and see what the actors have to say!
Find out more about the world that Shakespeare lived in with our fact pages.
Learn context around costumes, printing the plays and the Globe Theatre itself.