Donnchadh O’Conaill examines CTC’s Macbeth under the microscope, Fellow’s Garden, 19/06/2010
Theatrically, in terms of its look and momentum, it was often striking
Here’s an oddity. CTC’s Macbeth, which will fly Durham’s banner across England and the more civilised parts of America this summer, has a clear, well-integrated vision, a strong aesthetic, moments of brilliant direction, and is well cast in the crucial roles; and yet I found it curiously underwhelming. The simplest way I can put this is that the production was lopsided.
Theatrically, in terms of its look and momentum, it …