Macbeth on stage in Vietnam

Macbeth on stage in Vietnam


According to Vietnam Performing Arts Centre (Department of Performing Arts – Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism) and ADGE, this late October, Vietnamese as well as foreigners living in Ho Chi Minh CityHanoi and Da Nang will have a chance to watch Shakespeare’s most famous tragedy- Macbeth on stage, organized and performed by TNT Theatre Britain.

Following is detailed information about the performance:


By William Shakespeare
Directed by Paul Stebbings
Choreography: Eric Tessier Lavigne, Composer Paul Flush
Language used in performance is English.

Performance time:

• Ho Chi Minh CityHo Chi Minh Opera House: October 2011, 8 pm
26.27.28 October 2011, 11 am

• Hanoi Hanoi Opera House:
31 Oct and 01, 02 Nov 2011, 8 pm
01 Nov 2011, 11 am

• Da Nang- Trung Vuong Theatre
04 Nov 2011, 8 pm

Tickets price ranged from VND 500,000 to VND 700,000 and students can buy discounted tickets of VND 300,000.  If you need any further information relating the performance and ticket, contact Vietnam Performing Arts Center at 0904 138 495 or email

This is the third times TNT has come to Vietnam to present their plays. Macbeth had been performed in more than 20 countries, including America, Italy, Germany, Japan, Sweden, Kuwait; and now it is on its trip to three Asian countries in 2011.

Macbeth is the shortest tragedy written by Shakespeare about a regicide and its aftermath. It has been adapted to film, television, opera, novels, comic books, and other media. Although the dark masterpiece Macbeth is the first major Shakespeare’s production of director Paul Stebbings, it has gained enormous success in England, meeting international acclaim and also won several awards.

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