Macbeth the Power of Words

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Step 1: Character Interpretation Earlier in this lesson you read two different interpretations of a scene featuring Lady Macbeth. You were asked to view a stage performance of the same scene in order to answer this question: How does this interpretation compare to the others? In a response of at least five sentences, comment on the stage interpretation and explain your impression of Lady Macbeth in this scene. Use specific examples from the clip to support your answer. Things to consider: her facial expressions, body language, and tone of voice. Step 2: Setting Interpretation Choose one of the provided scenes from Macbeth that you have previously studied in this course and locate or create an image that shows a fitting setting for that scene. In a response of at least five sentences, explain why you chose the image. Use examples from the play and the image to support your reasoning. Include the scene and the image along with your response Act 5, Scene 1 Out, damned spot! Out, I say!—One: two: Why, then, ‘tis time to do’t—Hell is murky!— Fie, my lord, fie! A soldier, and afeard? What Need we fear who knows it, when non can call Our power to account?—Yet who would have Thought the old man to have had so much blood in him. I chose this image and scene because it shows Lady Macbeth seeing a spot of blood on her hand that represents the murder and crimes that she has committed. She is filled with so much quilt that she sleep walks saying these words. While she was sleepwalking the people around her began to listen to what she was saying. She says “Yet who would have thought the old man to have had so much blood in him” this allows me to believe that Lady Macbeth cannot handle all the crime that she has

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