Get access to over 750 educational resources across your entire institution with a Digital Theatre+ subscription.

Reviews

  • Four stars

    The Daily Mail

    "Richly textured, with big saucy acting...a lavish production – aided by Laura Mvula’s seductive score"   
  • Four stars

    The Observer

    "Josette Simon is a Cleopatra to die for…an extraordinarily physical performance"
  • Four stars

    Evening Standard

    "This Antony & Cleopatra is the best I’ve ever seen…a palpable hit"

Cast & creative team

Characters

  • Cleopatra
    Josette Simon
  • Mark Antony
    Antony Byrne
  • Octavius Caesar
    Ben Allen
  • Pompey
    David Burnett
  • Agrippa
    James Corrigan
  • Enobarbus
    Andrew Woodall
  • Lepidus
    Patrick Drury
  • Pompey
    David Burnett
  • Octavia
    Lucy Phelps

Team

  • William Shakespeare
    Writer
  • Iqbal Khan
    Stage Director
  • Robin Lough
    Screen Director
  • Robert Innes Hopkins
    Designer
  • Laura Mvula
    Music