Tonight we had a bash at the final run through before the penultimate dress rehearsal!
It went really well. There’s some lines we need to brush up on and some fights that need a *bit* of polishing. But man are we proud!
Macbeth is a real epic. I mean, I don’t think I’d ever appreciated just how massive it is. And when you see nine men marching onto stage, swords in holsters, it really starts to hit home. We’ve done a bloody good job.
Tonight we had to rehearse Banquo’s gory locks again. We’ve found a blood-pack solution and all got duly covered in the stuff. It wet well apart from Phil muttering ‘Just smash it on my fucking head’ at me on stage as I battled to burst the thing!
Jonny and I decided yoga in our offstage time was long overdue tonight and so we had a bit of downward dog time (not as bad as it sounds)
And then Jonny did this:
Then we did some gurning. Because, to be honest, there hasn’t been enough face-pulling in this show. I think I make it 5 chins on my face in this photo:
And summer and I seem to be mirroring in this one!
To be honest that’s all I’ve got for tonight. We went to the pub post rehearsal and now I feel a bit:
Off to bed.
We perform next week, so really you should be on this by now. But just in case, deets: