Charleston County Public Library
Sunday, November 17, 2019, 2 – 3pm
“Professional screening of the live production followed by a lively discussion with South Carolina Humanities Scholars!
Alexia Helsley, Professor Damon Fordham, Adapter, Clarence Felder & star, David Loar
Actors’ Theatre of South Carolina’s new adaptation of “Macbeth” set on the pirate-held coastline of Colonial America. Following the screening, a discussion will examine the play’s themes, including the human will to overcome tyranny and its deadly grasp on power.
Shakespeare For All
Some audience response for “THE AMERICAN MACBETH
“Fantastic! Awesome! Loved the fast pace – Excellent! Acting and costumes were amazing! Loved the live drumming – gave suspense – Tremendous! Wonderful actors – Adaptation so clever – very good! Very authentic and great idea to take place in Charleston — Loved the action and live drums! Outstanding talent! Excellent fight scene – so real – Absolutely amazing performance – Great setting, beautiful history costumes and fun!”
Event Type: Lecture/Discussion, Movies, Other
More info: www.actorstheatreofsc.org