Title: MacBeth
Overall Rating: B
Source: The Voyager Shakespeare Company
Playing Time: one to two hours
Date: 2/10/99
Cost: $ 34.70 http://www.ope ngroup.com/open/lxbooks/155/1559404337.shtml
Number of Players: 1 or 2
Special Equipment/Facilities Needed: HyperCard Text and Quicktime
Subject Area: English
Objectives: To gain understanding and appreciation for MacBeth, one of Shakespeare's more dark plays
Brief Description: overview of Shakespeare's MacBeth with written text, Quicktime movie samples and voice overs allow a user to read through the play, listen to dramatic simulations, read along with the text and become more familiar with the language with the aid of a commentary.
Entry Capabilities Required: Familiarity with Macintosh and HyperCard Formats

Rating: (1-5)

Strong Points: The visual imagery is excellent and interesting, allowing the user to sample the text in its appropriate visual context.
Weak Points: No directions for use are ever given, and transitions between sections is not smooth or clear.
Reviewer: Jessica Jollie
Position: Student
Date: 2/15/99
Computer System Reviewed on: Macintosh PowerPC 6500/250, 32mb ram.