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.
Simon Godwin (Twelfth Night) directs a terrific and epic National Theatre production, filled with passion and delusion - entertaining, stylish and action packed, on an immense and spectacular set.
A NT Live screening from the Olivier Theatre in London.