Characters: Macbeth and Lady Macbeth Scene set: Macbeth’s Castle, In a room where Duncan and his royalty are not.  

Characters: Duncan,Macbeth,Banquo,Lady Macbeth,Donalbain,Lenox,Macduff,Rosse and Angus Scene set: Duncan and his royalty enter. Duncan expresses his appreciation for the place “This castle hath a pleasant seat“. This is ironic as this is where this is where they plan to kill him. Lady Macbeth then enters and pretends to be honored by hi presents”All our service, in […]

Shakespeare shows the audience and reader the characters traits and their ambitions by using metaphors. Also While doing this he creates an atmosphere of tension/anxiety in each scene. In Act 1, Scene 5, Lady Macbeth in her soliloquy does exactly this. Lady Macbeth receives the news that Macbeth is coming back to his castle. At this point […]

Characters: Macbeth, Lady Macbeth, Messenger Scene Set:A room in Macbeth Castle Information: Lady Macbeth reads a letter from Macbeth. Within the letter Macbeth talks about the Witches he meet and they gave him some knowledge that the should not have known” they have more in them than mortal knowledge”. He then continues by saying that […]

Characters: Macbeth,Banquo,Duncan,Malcolm Scene set: Forres, A room in the Kings palace Information: Scene is taken place in the king’s palace where Malcolm explains that the previous Thane of Cawdor has been executed for his treason and that everything in his life has died like him. The crown for the prince of Cumberland is also about […]

Characters:Macbeth,Banquo,Witch 1,Witch 2,Witch 3,Angus and Rosse Important information: The 3 Witches meet one again upon a heath like they said they would. They talk about their mischief plans about trying to derail someone’s life perhaps for the fun of it and continue to talk like an unearthly creature.Macbeth enters and Macbeth talks in the same […]

Characters: Duncan,Captain,Malcolm,Lenox,Rosseo Duncan is faced with a wounded soldier who describes the battle was even “As two spent swimmers” until Macbeth comes and helps win the battle.”with his brandished steel,Which smoked with bloody execution”(metaphors) This gives Macbeth a positive image and how he is well known and people admire him. The Captian explains how the […]