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Seattle Opera.




Stage Director: Bernard Uzan
Conductor: Nicola Luisotti
Set Designer: Robert Israel
Costume Designer: Robert Israel
Lighting Designer: Christopher Akerlind
Scenery Period/Style: Timeless
Scenery: 2006
Scene Shop: Seattle Opera Scenic Studios
Costume Period/Style: Timeless
Year Costumes Built: 2006
Costume Shop: Seattle Opera Costume Shop
Supertitles: Jonathan Dean


View Macbeth in the Performance Archive



Total Costume Rental: $37,300.00


  • Costume rental fee
  • Designer Royalty
  • Packing charges
  • Cleaning

Not Included:

  • Refundable damage deposit
  • Costume Supervisor fee and expenses including per diem, airfare and hotel. (Supervisor required for fittings. Estimated minimum number of days: 7)
  • Shipping
  • Insurance Certificate

COSTUME Information

Principal Women (5 costumes)
4) Lady Macbeth (x2 - double cast)
1) Lady in Waiting

Principal Men (10 costumes)
2) Macbeth (x2 - double cast)
1) Banquo
2) Macduff
1) Malcom
1) 1st Apparition ("A Bloody Warrior")
1) 2nd Apparition ("A Bloody Child")
1) 3rd Apparition ("A Crowned Child") (x2 - double cast)
1) Doctor

("Murderer" and "Messenger" roles were sung by Chorus Men in their Soldier costumes)

Chorus Women (30 bodies, 100 costumes)
30) Witches
10) Nightgowns (Act I "Death of Duncan")
30) Ballgowns (Act II Banquet)
30) Refugees (Act IV)

Chorus Men (30 bodies, 67 costumes)
30) Uniforms, includes:

  • 16 Food soldiers
  • 8 Mid-level Officers
  • 6 High-level Officers

7) Suits (Act II Banquet)
19) Act IV Refugees
11) Act IV Distressed Soldiers (partial changes)

Actor Men (12 bodies, 25 costumes)
6) Duncan Soldiers (black)
6) Macbeth Soldiers (green) (3 of these have additional pieces to become "Distressed Soldiers"
7) King Apparitions
6) Malcolm Soldiers (red)

Super Women (18 bodies, 18 costumes)
1) Lady MacDuff
1) Hecate
12) Witches
4) Refugees

Super Men (1 costume)
1) King Duncan

Super Kids (5 bodies, 6 costumes)
1) MacDuff Girl
2) Refugee Girls
1) Fleance
1) MacDuff Boy
1) Refugee Boy (x2 - double cast)

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Supertitles are also available to rent for Macbeth. Please send all inquiries to

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