In 11th-century Scotland, the warrior Macbeth returns from battle after defeating an invading army and is accosted by three witches, who predict he will one day become King. Macbeth decides to take destiny into his own hands, urged on by his ambitious wife. However, seized power brings him little peace and even a murderous reign of terror cannot eliminate all threats against him. Graham Abbey stars in the title role. Macbeth, by William Shakespeare, is directed by John Wood and designed by John Ferguson.