Banquo


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Banquo

his ghost appears to Macbeth at a banquet, sitting in Macbeth’s own seat. [Br. Drama: Shakespeare Macbeth]
See: Ghost

Banquo

principled and noble compatriot of Macbeth. [Br. Lit.: Macbeth]
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Walker brought a noble, resonant sound to the role of Banquo, and Harold Meers gave ardent expression to Macduff's Act IV aria.
Boyd also muddies the water over Banquo's ghost by replaying the scene twice - once with Banquo exacting his own revenge, then with no ghost at all.
helps emphasize how Duncan's early rewarding of Macbeth and Banquo
With David Moore (Macbeth), Melvina Jones (Lady Macbeth, Melody), Johnathan Williams (Banquo, Hipcat, Macduff), Maikiko James (Witch 1, Old Man, Ensemble), DC Allen (Witch 2, Porter, Ensemble), Toya Willock (Witch 3, Lenox, Ensemble), Clifton Jones (Duncan, Ross), Levertis Stallings (Fleance), and others.
King James, after all, was among Banquo's heirs, and Macbeth's doom could be read as a warning to would-be assassins.
In the Chronicles, Banquo is an accomplice in Macbeth''s murder of King Duncan.
Principals were Ian McMath (Macbeth), Janet Butterworth (Lady Macbeth), Michael Ashroft (Duncan), Gerald Hoyle (Banquo), Nicholas Luker (Malcolm) and Malcolm Heap (Macduff) (Kirklees ref: ke13036, Examiner ref: 61-0158); SHE'S GOT IT: G B Shaw's Pygmalion, performed in March 1951 by HVGS Senior Dramatic Society.
Macbeth Cezary Kosinski Lady Macbeth Aleksandra Konieczna Hecate Danuta Stenka Banquo Tomasz Tyndyk Macduff Michal Zurawski Lenox Jacek Poniedzialek Seyton Jan Dravnel Duncan Miroslaw Zbrojewicz Malcolm Sebastian Pawlak Ouch.
They're on hand during Banquo's ghost scene to make it more comical than ethereal, but it ends in dramatic style with him flying up to heaven.
Banquo's comments about the witches in Shakespeare's Macbeth will clarify this point.
Two victorious generals, Macbeth and Banquo, are accosted on a deserted heath by three mysterious witches, who prophetically hail Macbeth as thane of Glamis, thane of Cawdor, and future king of Scotland and then tell Banquo that his sons will sit upon the throne.