Tickets: £15 or £11 for school groups Suitable for: tbc, aimed at an adult audience Duration: approx. 3hrs 30mins, including an interval
‘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.
Please note: This production features strobe lighting. It also contains a real snake, gunshots and scenes that some people may find distressing; you can find out more in NTLIVEHelp centre