Macbeth, a [war hero] who has just saved Scotland from [invasion], meets three witches, who [prophesise] about his future, including saying he will be [king]. However, they also say his friend, [Banquo], will be the [father] of kings. When the prophecies start to come true, [Lady Macbeth] convinces [her husband] to murder King Duncan and [take the throne]. Macbeth murders the [sleeping] Duncan, and is struck by remorse and [anxiety]. Nevertheless, he becomes king. Macbeth has committed [high treason], and seems to have got away with it. The only [threat] left to his [reign] is Banquo and his children... .

Similar activities

Switch Format

Interactives