Posts Tagged: The Scottish Play

How to counteract the curse of Macbeth (er, The Scottish Play)

Don’t say “Macbeth” in a theater, or you’ll be cursed. Or at least that’s how the old superstition goes.┬áThat’s why you’ll often hear actors refer to it as “The Scottish Play.” It’s one of many stories connected with the performance history of Shakespeare plays through the years.┬áThese kind of theatrical anecdotes are the focus of… Continue Reading »