The MacDuff Tragedy

by  Jules Tasca

Short Play, Melodrama  /  3m, 2f

A new take on characters from Shakespeare's Macbeth. As Macduff surveys the carnage and the corpses of his dead family, they come to life and vent their recriminations against him for his actions. It's better to be alive and in sorrow than to be dead. …

Read more +

The MacDuff Tragedy

by  Jules Tasca

License Estimator

Use this tool for cost estimates based on your specific needs.

  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    3m, 2f

Additional Info

A new take on characters from Shakespeare's Macbeth. As Macduff surveys the carnage and the corpses of his dead family, they come to life and vent their recriminations against him for his actions. It's better to be alive and in sorrow than to be dead.

Published in the collection, Shylock's Daughter and Other Small Chips from Great Gems of Shakespeare.

Read more +

Considerations

License details

  • Minimum Fee: $45 per performance

Production

Casting

3m, 2f
See all +

Resources

More

Authors

Jules Tasca

Jules Tasca has taught playwrighting through I.U.P. at Oxford University in England and he has performed with a Commedia dell'arte group in Central Italy. He is the author of over 125 (full length and one-act) published plays that have been produced in numerous national theaters from the Mark Taper For ...

View full profile

Now Playing

Community Experiences