Conspiracies and really assertive females . . . power, betrayal and blind ambition . . . fate, fortune, madness and love. Does that describe your last year of schoolor your present job? Either way, this gripping 400-year-old epic could be ripped from todays headlines for its insight into human tendencies and current issues. Macbeth reflects on the need to survive and rebuild in the wake of devastation. The Bards darkest and most brutal tragedy features regicide, witches and warlocks, prophecies, murderous sidekicks, and supremely poetic languageand includes our particular nomination for the Shakespeare Top 10: Something wicked this way comes. If that doesnt refer to the boss, we dont know what the fuck does.
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