Shakespeare: Macbeth

Our first text in our study of Dire Ambition is William Skakespeare’s “Macbeth”. One of the world’s most famous studies of the corrupting effects of ambition and power.

Scene Summaries

A simple procedure we’ll keep up throughout our reading of the play is the writing of scene summaries. Attached is a simple example of how such a summary might be formatted.

Posted by Christopher Waugh

“Risk! Risk anything! Care no more for the opinions of others, for those voices. Do the hardest thing on earth for you. Act for yourself. Face the truth.” (Katherine Mansfield)

  1. Hi Chris Greetings from LATE. You might like to try our Macbeth Feelings activity which also works on summaries of scenes

    Hope that life is sweet and did Anne’s email get through to you? Stuart


    1. Hi Stuart!

      Thanks so much for this info, I’ll have a good look through it in the weekend. Yep, I received the email from Anne – happy to help however is useful.



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