Due: Wednesday 25th (1st Wednesday back).
From the quotes below, what do you learn about the character of Lady Macbeth, and her relationship with her husband?
Choose three, and turn into 3 P.E.E. paragraphs, using discourse markers (connectives between paragraphs), to link yours central opinion/idea through each paragraph.
Using your understanding of the extract, explain how 3 of the following lines might be performed.
You should use the performance techniques below, respond in 3 P.E.E. paragraphs (each of 3-4 lines minimum), and link in to the play/scene as a whole (what is the character like; what do they want; how do they feel about other characters etc.)
- facial expression.
“Yet do I fear thy nature; It is too full o’ th’ milk of human kindness To catch the nearest way (to seize the crown)”
Hie thee hither, That I may pour my spirits in thine ear And chastise (reprimand) with the valour (fearlessness) of my tongue”
Come, you spirits That tend on mortal thoughts, unsex me here, And fill me from the crown to the toe top-full Of direst cruelty”
“Your face, my thane, is as a book where men May read strange matters.
“Bear welcome in your eye, Your hand, your tongue. Look like th’ innocent flower, But be the serpent under ’t”