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Theatre Preview: Antony and Cleopatra at Olivier Theatre [UK]


ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA BY WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE

SYNOPSIS:

Caesar and his assassins are dead. General Mark Antony now rules alongside his fellow defenders of Rome. But at the fringes of a war-torn empire the Egyptian Queen Cleopatra and Mark Antony have fallen fiercely in love. In a tragic fight between devotion and duty, obsession becomes a catalyst for war. Politics and passion are violently intertwined in Shakespeare's gripping tale of power.

CAST

Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo play the famous fated couple. Simon Godwin (Twelfth Night) directs.

Cast also includes Fisayo Akinade, Alexander Cobb, Hiba Elchikhe, Henry Everett, Gerald Gyimah, Waleed Hammad, Tunji Kasim, Georgia Landers, Nicholas Le Prevost, Tim McMullan, Hannah Morrish, Shazia Nicholls, Gloria Obianyo, Nick Sampson, Katy Stephens, Alan Turkington, Ben Wiggins, Sam Woolf and Sargon Yelda.

DIRECTION

Directed by Simon Godwin (Twelfth Night, Man and Superman, The Beaux' Stratagem), set designs by Hildegard Bechtler, costume design by Evie Gurney, lighting designs by Tim Lutkin, music by Michael Bruce, movement direction by Jonathan Goddard and Shelley Maxwell, sound design by Christopher Shutt, video design by Luke Halls and fight direction by Key McCurdy. Production supported by Arete Foundation / Betsy & Ed Cohen, Mary M. Miner, Leila Maw Straus, Shawn M. Donnelley and Christopher M. Kelly, Monica Gerard-Sharp, and the Antony & Cleopatra production appeal. Official Hotel Partner Edwardian Hotels.

Where: Olivier Theatre, Lambeth, LondonSE1 9PXUK

When: From 18 Sep to 19 Jan

Time: 7 pm

Bookings: https://www.nationaltheatre.org.uk/shows/antony-and-cleopatra/whats-on

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