This scene is set in [[Birnam]] Wood. At this point in the play, the noblemen and [[soldiers]] are getting ready to [[attack]] Dunsinane [[Castle]]. Malcolm [[orders]] his army to [[break]] off a branch from the trees and use them to [[conceal]] themselves as they head towards the castle. Macduff and [[Siward]] attempt to raise the [[spirits]] of the army as they prepare for [[battle]].