Macbeth + macdeath : a coda (2016)

15/09/2016 – 24/09/2016


+ macdeath: a coda
Directed by Petra Kalive
By William Shakespeare and Jean Tong

A dark prophecy triggers the rise and fall of an ambitious couple whose wayward moral compass takes them in a deadly direction.

What happens when we subvert the natural order of things? “Things bad begun make strong themselves by ill.” So pr’ythee, come with us.


Thursday 15th Sept, 7:30pm – Preview – Tickets: Pay what you feel
Friday 16th Sept, 7:30pm – Opening Night – SOLD OUT
Saturday 17th Sept, 3pm – Matinee – captioned & relaxed performance
Saturday 17th Sept, 7:30pm

Wednesday 21st Sept, 7:30pm – Tickets: Pay what you feel
Thursday 22nd Sept, 7:30pm – Alumni Night
Friday 23rd Sept , 7:30pm
Sat 24th Sept, 3pm – Matinee – pre show tactile tour 2:15pm & audio described performance
Saturday 24th Sept , 7:30pm

Guild Theatre, Level 1, Union House
University of Melbourne


Approx. 90 mins (no interval)
Doors open 7:25pm, performance starts 7:30pm
Please note that audience members arriving after 7:30pm will be unable to join the show.

We accept Companion Cards.
The Guild Theatre is wheelchair accessible.
The matinee performance on Saturday 17th Sept at 3pm will be a captioned and relaxed performance.
The matinee performance on Saturday 24th Sept at 3pm will have a pre- show tactile tour at 2:15pm and will be audio described.
For accessibility information or to book in for audio description please call 83446975 during office hours or email
If you’ve booked an audio description ticket and require assistance finding the venue on the night please call Josh on 0432 596 447


Macbeth: Martin Hoggart
Lady Macbeth: Sen Wagaarachchi
Banquo: Mithunnan Saseetharan
Macduff: Georgie Daniels
Lady Macduff: Siân Lewis
The Witches: Bec Riggs, Liam Bellman-Sharpe, Amy Spurgeon
Ross/Apparition: Kate Weston
Seyton/Apparition: Sherry Xu
Lennox/Apparition: Eunice Chuang
Duncan: Alexander Scott
Malcolm: Lachlan Watts
Fleance: Claire Miller
Bloody Captain/Old Man: Max Draper
Murderer: Amir Aizenstros
Director: Petra Kalive
Assistant Director: Rachel Shrives
Dramaturg & Coda Playwright: Jean Tong
Coda Assistant Director: Jalen Lyle-Holmes
Lighting Design Mentor: Lisa Mibus
Lighting Design: Jacob Trethowan & Brendan McDougall
Lighting Operator: Nikki Limgenco
Composer/percussionist: Nat Grant
Composer/Sound Designer & Operator: Connor Ross
Fight Choreographer: Lyndall Grant
Production Manager: Gus Macdonald
Head Technician: Clynton Jones
Stage Carpenter: Jim Stenson
Stage Manager: Christa Jonathan
Assistant Stage Manager: Bonnie Belford & Emily Green
Crew: Kira Shi
Documenter: Holi Walsh
Photographer: Bede McKenna
Trailer: Nick Campbell & Rachel Shrives
Publicist: Erin Adams
Front of House: Maddi Cullen & Adelaide Greig
Captioning: Rohan Byrne & Meaghan Gan
Audio Desciption: Joshua Lynzaat