We chatted with the cast of the upcoming Lincoln Center revival of “Macbeth,” starring Ethan Hawke in the title role, about their Shakespeare training and how they’re approaching their characters.
The Tony winner returns to Broadway in “Cabaret” opposite Michelle Williams, bringing with him a sense of play and aftershow cocktail parties (and a sponsored bar!) in his dressing room.
A stunningly versatile Alan Cumming leads us into dark corridors of the human mind in this near-solo staging of Shakespeare’s “Macbeth, from the National Theatre of Scotland.
Kenneth Branagh in “Macbeth”; the Broadway opening of “A Time to Kill”; Lorenzo Pisoni’s solo show “Humor Abuse”; BAMcinématek’s Karen Black retrospective; and the IFC premiere of sketch comedy series “The Birthday Boys” are what we’re looking forward to this week.