macbeth

By tonyp
  • Feb 5, 1568

    elizabeth I becomes Queen of England

    elizabeth I becomes Queen of England
  • Feb 5, 1576

    Future KIng James I is born in Scotland

    Future KIng James I is born in Scotland
  • Plague closes all London's theaters

    Plague closes all London's theaters
  • Shakespeare joins the Lord Chamberlain's Men

    Shakespeare joins the Lord Chamberlain's Men
  • First recorded performance of Macbeth is given at Court

    First recorded performance of Macbeth is given at Court
  • the writing of macbeth

    the writing of macbeth
  • Shakespear's retires to Stratford

    Shakespear's retires to Stratford
  • Shakespeare's wife dies

    Shakespeare's wife dies
  • printing macbeth

    printing macbeth
    Macbeth was first printed in the folio of 1623, where it occupies pages 131 to 151 inclusive, in the division of "Tragedies." It was registered in the books of the Stationers' Company, on the 8th of November, 1623, by Blount and Jaggard, the publishers of the folio, as one of the plays "not formerly entered to other men." http://www.theatrehistory.com/british/macbeth001.html