Overview

Banquo


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

A character in Shakespeare's Macbeth who is murdered on Macbeth's orders, and whose ghost subsequently appears at Macbeth's banqueting table, invisible to all except Macbeth himself. He embodies both a reminder of Macbeth's guilt, and the warning that his usurpation of power will ultimately fail.

Subjects: Opera.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.