Shakespeare Summer Series "Macbeth"
User: Kaylee
Submitted: Friday, June 06, 2014 11:02 AM
0 Votes
Something wicked is coming to Chattanooga and north Georgia as Back Alley Productions puts on the dark Shakespearean classic “Macbeth."

All shows are free and open to the public, but donations are appreciated as they help fund the hard work that has gone into the production.

Macbeth tells of the rise and fall of a prominent Scottish general whose thirst for power drives him into evil. As MacBeth rises into kingship, the bodies fall in his path. And as the kingdom crumples under Macbeth’s dangerous ambition, his sanity begins to collapse with
it. It is considered one of Shakespeare’s most well-known tragedies, identified by its iconic witches, dark prophecy, political masterminding and high body count.

The first weekend of performances will be held at the Mars Theater in downtown LaFayette, Ga., on June 13 and 14 at 7:30 p.m. with a June 15 matinee set for 2 p.m. The theater is located at 117 N Chattanooga St, LaFayette, GA 30728.

The cast will then go to the Coolidge Park Amphitheater in the north shore area of Chattanooga on June 21 at 7:30 p.m. for an outdoor show.

After that, the show will close at Baylor School on June 27 and 28 at 7:30 p.m. The school is located at 171 Baylor School Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37405.

This is Back Alley’s ninth show since the company was formed in 2011 and third show this season.
For more information on the show, visit or call (706) 621-2870.

The show runs roughly two hours, not including a 15 minute intermission in the middle.
Post a Comment

No comments yet!
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
What's On TV
4:00PM - 4:30PM
8:00PM - 8:31PM
8:31PM - 9:01PM
9:01PM - 9:30PM
9:30PM - 10:00PM

Over The Air Antenna 12.2
Bledsoe   38
Blue Ridge Cable  111
Charter Scottsboro 192
Charter-Ten Mile 181
Charter-Ringgold  181
Comcast 212
EPB 162
ETC 198
FTC Ft. Payne  13
Optilink (Dalton) 159
Spring City Cable   114
Trenton Tele   14
2:30PM - 5:00PM
5:00PM - 5:30PM
5:30PM - 6:00PM
6:00PM - 6:30PM
6:30PM - 7:00PM
7:00PM - 7:30PM
7:30PM - 8:00PM
8:00PM - 8:30PM
8:30PM - 9:00PM
9:00PM - 10:00PM
10:00PM - 11:00PM
11:00PM - 1:00AM

WDEF News 12 This Morning can be seen on WDEF News 12, 5-7am and on Bounce TV Chattanooga, 6-8am.

Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.