Welcome to The MacBeth Project

Theater for the People By The People

The MacBeth Project was built out of a community outcry for more African American representation in the classical theater arts. It is a 5 year project producing the story of MacBeth, co-created with a different cultural asset each year, infusing the productions with both cultural identities. Currently we are presenting: 30 Minute Shakespeare! 
Take a look at our upcoming events and get your tickets here.


Upcoming Events

  • Sat, Mar 20
    FACEBOOK: The MacBeth Project
    Mar 20, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM PDT
    FACEBOOK: The MacBeth Project
    Join the intrepid crew of Battleship Twelfth Night as they journey across the solar system in search of love and riches!
  • Thu, Jun 03
    FACEBOOK: The MacBeth Project
    Jun 03, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    FACEBOOK: The MacBeth Project
    Respected elders of their community, Romeo & Juliet find love at first site, in the most unusual place.
  • Fri, Sep 03
    FACEBOOK: The MacBeth Project
    Sep 03, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    FACEBOOK: The MacBeth Project
    King Lear divides his kingdom among his three daughters -- Goneril, Regan and Cordelia. The kingdom and family soon collapse into chaos and warfare as Lear goes mad and tragedy strikes.


The MacBeth Project presents short versions of some of Shakespeare's most beloved classics...with a twist!
Incorporating our love of Afro-Futurism, which honors the African Diaspora bridging the past, present, and possible futures, we are re-building and re-imagining the possibilities of Shakespeare. The MacBeth Project was built out of a community outcry for more African American representation in the classical theater arts.
Our Short Shakes program is designed to give free access to this work in perpetuity.  
Take a look at our upcoming events and don't forget to donate!


2021 Season



To create expressive backgrounds for internet production.


To Build branding images for The MacBeth Project.


Soundtrack music to incorporate into our productions.

*Small Stipend Available

plus we build marketing to include you, your work, and your website.

Fun opportunity for a burgeoning artist or a professional looking to explore new realms.

We believe in helping to build each other up, promoting our partners, and creating for the people.

Please send examples of work to: info@themacbethproject.com


The 2021 Season Challenge

We are inviting everybody who has participated in The Macbeth Project, everyone who has supported The MacBeth Project, and some friendly faces we have meet along the way…to CLAIM YOUR SONNET! It’s simple! Just record yourself reading the Shakespeare sonnet assigned to you.
You can recite it! Sing it! Dance it! Paint it! Juggle it with oranges! However, you want to express it…be free and play!
Grab a friend or neighbor and read it together. Pets are also welcome!
Add your voice to this collaboration. Email your sonnet to: info@themacbethproject.com
Due April 1st, 2021


What’s Happening

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Short Shakespeare Begins

June 20th, 2020

Artistic Director Lecture Series

Winter 2020

Community Engagement Series

March 2021



For information on The MacBeth Project:

POB 276021
Sacramento, CA

(916) 555-5555


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