Please note: the screening shows available on our site are exactly what they say on the tin - screenings of an original play. No real actors, costumes or set.
"Spectacular tragedy. Go see it. You won’t be sorry. "
"Riveting. Both a Roman triumph and an Egyptian feast. "
-What's On Stage
"Simon Godwin’s production is dazzling. "
‘Eternity was in our lips and eyes.’
Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo play the famous fated couple. Simon Godwin (Twelfth Night, Man and Superman, The Beaux' Stratagem) directs.
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.