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National Theatre Live: Antony & Cleopatra

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National Theatre Live: Antony & Cleopatra

Information

Date:
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Time:
6:30 pm
Cost:
$16, please call for discounts
Rating:
PG-13
Length:
220 minutes
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Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo play Shakespeare’s famous fated couple in his great tragedy of politics, passion and power.

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.

Directed by: Simon Godwin
Written by: William Shakespeare
Starring: Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo

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