Mendoza [adaptation of Macbeth]

Carrillo, Juan 2016

Mendoza is an adaptation of William Shakespeare’s tragedy Macbeth. Antonio Zúñiga and Juan Carrillo created a new play by setting the story in the Mexican Revolution of the early 1900s and giving the characters Mexican names. The play performed by actors in the Los Colochos Teatro company and directed by Juan Carrillo premiered in 2012. The full video linked on this page is from a 2016 performance and available courtesy of Los Colochos Teatro via their YouTube channel. Read More


Adaptation of Macbeth by William Shakespeare by Antonio Zúñiga and Juan Carrillo

“A story of ambition, blood and power, set in the revolutionary Mexico of 1910 but that continues to touch us to this day.”