“Martin Hutson's brilliant Cassius...James Corrigan's Mark Antony is a calculating cynic.”
Season Director Angus Jackson directs Shakespeare's epic political tragedy Julius Caesar,
Caesar returns from war, all-conquering, but mutiny is rumbling through the corridors of power.
This performance in HD is part of RSC's Rome Season which opens with the politics of spin and betrayal turning to violence. Following his sell-out productions of Tom Morton-Smith's Oppenheimer (2014), and James Fenton's adaptation of Don Quixote (2016), Season Director Angus Jackson steers the thrilling action.
Part of Symphony Space's Theatre in HD series, bringing unforgettable theatre from around the world to our screens.
“…the raw power of its delivery and the spectacle of this conspiratorial tragedy make it so much more than an invocation of Trumpian machinations.”