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    Performance Resources


    Photographs and drawings of performances of Macbeth, held by the New York Public Library's Digital Collection


    Films and Videos

    Shakespeare's Globe production (2014), Macbeth meets the witches 





    Macbeth's Scotland, a map


    Works Consulted & Cited

    Atherton, Carol. “Character Analysis: The Witches in Macbeth.” The British Library, The British Library, 19 May 2017,

    “Daemonologie.” The Project Gutenberg EBook of Daemonologie. by King James I, The Project Gutenberg,

    Purkiss, Diane. “Witches in Macbeth.” The British Library, The British Library, 3 Feb. 2016,

    Scott, Reginald. “The Project Gutenberg EBook of the Discoverie of Witchcraft, by Reginald Scot.” The Project Gutenberg, 2019,

    Shakespeare, William. Macbeth. Edited by William C. Carroll, Bedford/St. Martin's, 1999.

    Shapiro, James. The Year of Lear: Shakespeare in 1600. Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, 2015.

    Spoto, Stephanie Irene. “Jacobean Witchcraft and Feminine Power.” Pacific Coast Philology, vol. 45, 2010, pp. 53–70.

    “University of Glasgow Book of the Month: Newes From Scotland.” Newes from Scotland, University of Glasgow, 2000,


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