Macbeth | Makbets

Macbeth is Giuseppe Verdi’s tenth opera and his first to be inspired by William Shakespeare – whose Macbeth Verdi had loved since his youth.  The victorious war general Macbeth listens to the prophesies of three witches, who say he will one day be king of Scotland. Macbeth and his wife are overcome by an uncontrollable desire for power, but the road to the throne is bathed in blood and leads only to insanity and death…

Conductor:  Mārtiņš Ozoliņš / Aigars Meri
Director: Viesturs Meikšāns
Set design: Reinis Suhanovs
Video: -8 & Anna Meldrāja
Choreography: Linda Mīļā
Lights: Kevin Wyn-Jones
Photo: Agnese Zeltiņa
2016, Latvian National Opera and Ballet