Join the watch-along and see Christopher Eccleston and Niamh Cusack as Macbeth and Lady Macbeth on BBC Four this Sunday (14 June), from 9.30pm.

Find us on Twitter (we're @TheRSC) to watch along with us and join the conversation online with #AlmostLiveFromtheRSC.

The broadcast is part of the BBC's Culture in Quarantine project, bringing arts and culture to people's homes during lockdown. 

Directed by Polly Findlay with Christopher Eccleston and Niamh Cusack, this contemporary production of Shakespeare’s darkest psychological thriller premiered at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford-upon-Avon in Spring 2018 and transferred to the Barbican in November of the same year.

Watch the original trailer for the show at the Barbican below and visit the Macbeth 2018 page for more, including production and rehearsal photos. 

Young people who are studying Macbeth can find further resources about the play on our online education site, the Shakespeare Learning Zone, or download an Activity Toolkit designed to help people home learning. 

Watch trailer