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William Shakespeare

Julius Caesar

 

The road to hell is paved with honourable intentions……. and the conspirators are sharpening their knives.

Repertory’s Julius Caesar takes Shakespeare’s great political tragedy out of Rome and into Europe in the Thirties – a dark period in history when conflicting ideologies affected millions of lives.  It sits well.

There, as in Caesar’s Rome, it is about the manipulation of politics, power and passion, the use and misuse of power.

Shakespeare’s language is powerful, his people and their passions timeless.  Under Julian Anderson’s direction, this Julius Caesar releases the tenderness, the violence and the shocking reality when manipulation leads to murder.

Cast Julius Caesar - Kevin Jones
Mark Antony - Lance McBride
Brutus - Mike Adams
Cassius - David Allen
Octavius - Wesley Van Gelderen
Calpurnia - Helen Moran
Portia - Margot Gray

Playing multiple roles
Andrew Clarke
Emily Twemlow
Terry Regan
Julian Carroll
Pieter Vanderpoel
Geoff Yardley
Jordan Jones.
Production team Set, Lights and Poster Design
Brenda Hayes

Sound Score
Jonathan Hill

Costume Design
Amanda Dickie
Terry Elliott

ASM
Christy Rose Ballantyne
Bernadette Richardson

Operator/Rigging
Robin Harris

Hair/Makeup
Brenda Carroll

Props
Francesca Eathorne

Production Manager
Dianne Jones

Production Manager
Rozena Hallum
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