Part of FringeNYC: Encounter the witches, slip on your blindfold, and fall into the darkness of Macbeth's Scotland. Till Birnam Wood...is an immersive, sensory experience of Shakespeare's darkest work, literally. Audience members experience this fast-paced and intense production completely blindfolded. More…
Categories: Drama, National. From John Schultz Presents. Written by William Shakespeare. Directed by John Schultz.
See it if You're open to new sensory experiences, like Macbeth, want an interesting experience
Don't see it if you get scared or overwhelmed by sensory input easily, if you know nothing about Macbeth
See it if You want to experience a truly unique and fantastic show. Absolutely entrancing!
Don't see it if If you're looking for something lighthearted...I mean COME ON, this is Macbeth we're talking about!
See it if You like original productions of Shakespeare, are comfortable in the dark, are familiar with Macbeth.
Don't see it if You have problems wearing a blindfold, are hard of hearing, or don't like feeling spooked.
See it if You are familiar with Macbeth & enjoy inventive theatre. I honestly do not understand how anyone who's into Shakespeare could not love it
Don't see it if You are uncomfortable being blindfolded. Seriously though, this needs to be remounted somewhere.
See it if you seek a truly immersive, all-encompassing theatrical experience that will leave you physiologically affected. Absolutely breathtaking.
Don't see it if the idea of not being able to see the movement of performers around you is too scary to deal with; you want a traditional theatre experience
See it if You want to experience Macbeth in an exhilarating journey of the non visual senses. A wonderfully atmospheric adaptation, so original.
Don't see it if You fear your own imaginative power or are uncomfortable about being spooked.
See it if you want to see a show where they are actually trying to be different. Stands out.
Don't see it if you are looking for a thoughtful adaptation that makes the most of the concept. But it hits marks at times for sure.
See it if You really love Shakespeare or are just looking for a unique theatrical experience.
Don't see it if You think it's going to be highly interactive like a Sleep no More type of production
See it if You want to experience Shakespeare in a brand new (and terrifying!) way
Don't see it if You're absolutely terrified of the dark and think you'll pee yourself
See it if You want to hear Shakespeare performed well and enjoy being scared.
Don't see it if You aren't open to new experiences or don't like being blindfolded.
See it if you want a new way to experience a Shakespeare classic. It's a fresh and exciting assault on your aural and olfactory senses.
Don't see it if you're afraid of the dark.