The evergreen tale of Antony and Cleopatra is staged at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre.
Cleopatra, the alluring and mysterious Queen of Egypt has cast her spell over former soldier Mark Antony. Now one of the three rulers of the Roman Empire, he falls out with his fellow leaders because of his infatuation with the queen. Threatening to split the mighty empire in two with his misplaced allegiance, Antony must decide where his priorities lie.
Combining Roman virtue with Eastern vice, Shakespeare’s tale of conflict, sex and power is told with beautiful poetry as he explores transcendent love.
Venue Details & Map
21 New Globe Walk
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- Public transport:
- Tube: Mansion House, St Pauls. Tube/train: London Bridge, Blackfriars, London Waterloo. Walk along the riverside from London Bridge or Waterloo.