The tragedy in Shakespeare's Macbeth shows how the soul can be separated into two opposite fighting parts. Virtually nobody can help him, and those who could and should, like his beloved wife, only bedevil his spirit even more.
The next best thing to an modern English translation.
Characters: Review of each character's role in the play including defining quotes and character motivations for all major characters.
More than four centuries of every generation going through Shakespeare tragedies - reading, performing his masterpieces on the stage, making movie adaptations, and cultivating these heroes and villains into the modern culture.
Schools and colleges programs include Hamlet, Romeo and Juliet, and Othello all over the world.
An ideal introduction before reading the original text.
Commentary: Detailed description of each act with translations and explanations for all important quotes.
The figure of William Shakespeare is possibly the most mysterious in the history of literature.
There is even a theory that a man such as him did not exist at all.
90% of his biography comprises myths and only 10% - the verity.
The theories are different, and the craziest one says he is an alien from another planet.