NT Live: Antony and Cleopatra
Live screening from the Olivier Theatre.
Director: Simon Godwin
Cast: Ralph Fiennes, Sophie Okonedo
Thu 6 Dec 7pm Book Now
Duration: 220 mins (Tbc)
AGE Rating: Cert 12A
Under 16s: £10
Simon Godwin follows the success of Twelfth Night with another Olivier Theatre Shakespeare. Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo play the titular lovers, with design by Hildegard Bechtler.
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.