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Shakespeare on Screen

A miniseries presenting unlikely and unexpected takes on Shakespeare and his timeless works. Presented in partnership with Shakespeare's First Folio: 1623–2023, a public humanities project at Portland State University commemorating Shakespeare’s legacy. For more information, go to: Shakespeare’s First Folio: 1623-2023.


Scotland, PA

Sunday, February 18, 7:00 PM

Taking Shakespeare’s tragedy Macbeth and setting it in a '70s fast-food burger joint, SCOTLAND, PA (2001) transforms a grim tale of unchecked kingly ambition and murder into a modern story of young passion, madness, and aspirations to be general manager—all with a side of fries. Norm Duncan (James Rebhorn) has a revolutionary idea to turn his failing restaurant around: the drive-through wind…