Reviews are coming in for MACBITCH at The Exit Theater, and audiences are really enjoying it! According to Joe Kukura from SFist:
Unlike Mean Girls and Heathers, MacBitch features adult actors mimicking teenage girls with a “we lived through this” sensibility that is unafraid to go full slapstick. Macbeth’s archetypes are mixed with stereotypical teen movie tropes, and the script shifts gears between plainspoken contemporary dialogue and classic poetic verse. Many of the modern updates to the source material are clever gifts that keep giving, like the three witches’ use of "cootie catcher" paper fortune tellers as black-magic talismans, or John Carpenter-inspired visual tricks employed in scene transitions.
(Check out the full article here)
Tickets are selling out incredibly fast, so get them soon! MACBITCH runs through August 19th at The Exit Theatre in San Francisco.
Header Photo: THE BALD SOPRANO, Cutting Ball Theater, Dir Rob Melrose, Also Pictured: Donell Hill, Photo: Ben Krantz