MacBeth and Lady MacBeth
Gretchen McGinty (Lady MacBeth)
and Christian Casper (MacBeth)

Photography by Austin Caine
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Christian Casper and Gretchen McGinty will lead as Macbeth and Lady Macbeth when the Charlotte Shakespeare Festival moves indoors for August.

Casper most recently worked with Charlotte Shakespeare as the director of this summer's Wild West staging of Taming of the Shrew. McGinty played Cordelia in the Charlotte Shakespeare's 2011 production of King Lear and Grace in the company's 2012 production of Opus.

Charlotte Shakespeare's artistic director Elise Wilkinson will direct the show.

August 15th - 25th

Thursdays at 7:30pm
Fridays - Saturdays at 8:00pm
Saturday matinees Aug. 17 and 24 at 2:00pm
Sunday matinees Aug.18 and 25 at 3:00pm

at the Booth Playhouse in Founder's Hall
in uptown Charlotte, NC
(View Map)

No Admission Charge
($5 minimum suggested donation)

Frequently Asked Questions (directions, parking, etc....)

No Reservations Required
The majority of seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Reserved Seating is available for donors.


Interactive, educational workshops will follow the Saturday matinee on August 17 and 24 on stage at the Booth Playhouse. Appropriate for young people and adults, these workshops offer a chance to dive further into the text, to interact with the actor playing Macbeth and to ask questions about the production.

New Venue - New Rules!

Tickets are required at the Booth Playhouse and are available at the door beginning one hour before each show. Admission is still pay-what-you-can with a suggested $5 per person, but any amount is accepted. Seating is still first-come, first-served except for reserved donor seats. Reserve great seats today by making an advance donation of at least $25 per person.


For more information, see our FAQ page
or call 704-625-1288


Part of the 2013 Charlotte Shakespeare Festival


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