Act 1 Scene 1
3 witches are planing meeting Macbeth at twilight on a small mountain
Act 1 Scene 2
Macbeth and Banquo have won the battle against the rebels and Thane of Cawdor. A messenger comes to report the good deeds of Macbeth and Banquo and King Duncan decides to award Macbeth with the title Thane of Cawdor.
Act 1 Scene 3
The three witches go to Macbeth and gives Macbeth and Banquo 3 prophecies each. Then, messengers arrive at Macbeth to tell him that he has been titled the Thane of Cawdor, in which the withes predicted.
Act 1 Scene 4
Banquo, Macbeth, and the messengers return to King Duncan where he announces that Malcolm (eldest son) will be the Prince of Cumberland, therefore King of Scotland
Act 1 Scene 5
Lady Macbeth receives a letter that tells her everything that’s happening. She wants to murder Duncan when he comes tomorrow. She is determined to convince Macbeth to leave everything to her.
Act 1 Scene 6
Lady Macbeth greets King Duncan and co. and takes them to see Macbeth. All the King does is praise Macbeth.
Act 1 Scene 7
Macbeth is hesitating about the plan of the assassination of King Duncan, and enters Lady Macbeth. She convinces him by playing with his emotions and eventually Macbeth relents.
Act 2 Scene 1
Banquo says to his son that the sky felt especially black that night. Enters Macbeth. Banquo wishes to discuss about the three witches but Macbeth rejects it bluntly. After Banquo leaves, Macbeth is hallucinating and he sees a dagger floating in front of him. A bell rings; that bell is inviting Macbeth to the assassination.
Act 2 Scene 2
Lady Macbeth has put Duncan’s guard in a drunk slumber as Macbeth proceeds with the murder. Macbeth feels extremely guilty and cannot think while Lady Macbeth tells him to wash the blood from his hands as she goes to return the daggers to the guards and smear blood over them. They ignore the knocking from the south gate and proceed to their rooms.
Act 2 Scene 3
Macduff and Lennox learn that Duncan is dead. Macbeth kills the guards before they could interrogate them, he afterwards tells everyone that he did it in furry and loyalty. Malcolm and Donalbain flee to England and Ireland respectively because their lives were in danger now that the King is dead.
Act 2 Scene 4
Macbeth has now been crowned as the new King. Malcolm and Donalbain are suspicious to Macduff and Lennox of the murder of their father due to their flee.
Act 3 Scene 1
Macbeth and Lady Macbeth’s coronation has been held, Macbeth invites everyone back for dinner at 7. 2 people come in front of him and he sends them to murder his last threat, which is Banquo and his son Fleance.
Act 3 Scene 2
Lady Macbeth is not as happy as she thought she would be as Queen of Scotland, and neither is Macbeth. Macbeth tells Lady Macbeth that he has plotted to kill Banquo but does not tell her how, to save her from the guilt.
Act 3 Scene 3
Banquo and Fleance return from their horse ride and are greeted by the murderers sent by Macbeth. There is also a 3rd one sent just to make sure the first two do not abandon their mission. The murderers successfully kills Banquo but Fleance runs away. The 3rd murderer then kills the first two after finding out that Fleance got away
Act 3 Scene 4
Macbeth finds out that Banquo is dead but Fleance still lives. He goes to the banquet and hallucinates. He sees Banquo’s ghost. His guests are driven away due to his “sickness” and Lady Macbeth says he is ill and lacks sleep. He needs to go see the the three witches to find out what is more down his horrible path
Act 3 Scene 5
Macbeth goes to see the three witches. 1st premonition: beware of Macduff. 2nd premonition: a man not born by a woman shall hurt him. 3rd: once a Bernen forrest comes to his castle, he will be endangered. Basically, Macbeth is not scared at all for what there is to come.
Act 3 Scene 6
Lennox suspects that Macbeth is the reason for Duncan’s death. The other Lord reports that Malcolm is under the King of England’s protection and is preparing an army to fight Scotland.
Act 4 Scene 1
Macbeth has been told that Macduff has fled to England to join Malcolm. Macbeth decides to kill every family related person to Macduff.
Act 4 Scene 2
Lady Macduff is outraged that her husband has run away. Murderers come, sent my the oh so cruel Macbeth, and they kill everyone in the household.
Act 4 Scene 3
Macduff arrives in England. Malcolm tests Macduff in a loyalty test and Macduff passes. Ross delivers the news of Lady Macduff and children’s death. Macduff swears revenge of Macbeth and they start to get an army together.
Act 5 Scene 1
Lady Macbeth’s servant notices she has been sleep walking so she calls a doctor. Lady Macbeth starts sleep walking as the doctor arrives and reveals all of the deaths that she was associated with. Then she goes back to bed. The doctor leaves and swears he will not say anything or else his life will be in danger.
Act 5 Scene 2
Scottish rebels suspect the the british army, they go to the woods, the branch will be the wood that goes to the castle