The Times shared a 4 star review for Macbeth online, describing it as utterly absorbing and unusually amusing, but you have to be a sunscriber to read it. Alternatively grab the dead tree version tomorrow. Two more reviews have been shared online this evening.
There are moments when the production comes close to slapstick but it is saved by sensitive performances and Olly Fox’s stirring period score, which is played by musicians on the balcony. Joseph Millson is a captivating, swarthy Macbeth and Samantha Spiro brings a steely composure to the part of his bullying wife, barking orders and insults with relish... Financial Times