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Julius Caesar

Synopsis
A video recording of the Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre’s 1999 all-male production of Julius Caesar directed by Mark Rylance; Mark Lewis Jones as Mark Antony and Paul Shelley as Julius Caesar.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
1999

Credits

Director
Mark Rylance
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Claire van Kampen
Production Design
Jenny Tiramani
Cast
Paul ShelleyJulius Caesar
Mark Lewis JonesMark Antony
Ben WaldenDecius Brutus
Richard BremmerCaius Cassius
Toby CockerellPortia
Ben WaldenTitinius
Ben WaldenMurellus
Benedict WongLucilius
Benedict WongPopillius
Benedict WongCalphurnia
Benedict WongServant (to Octavius Caesar)
Danny SapaniMarcus Brutus
James GillanLucius
James GillanPublius
Jimmy GardnerSoothsayer
Jimmy GardnerClitus
Jimmy GardnerCinna the Poet
Liam HouricanTrebonius
Liam HouricanServant (to Julius Caesar)
Liam HouricanCobbler
Liam HouricanClaudio
Michael RudkoCasca
Michael RudkoMessala
Paul ShelleyGhost of Caesar
Quill RobertsPindarus
Quill RobertsArtemidorus
Quill RobertsCarpenter
Roger GartlandCicero
Roger GartlandCaius Ligarius
Roger GartlandCinna the Poet
Terence MaynardFlavius
Terence MaynardVarrus
Terence MaynardMetellus Cimber
Timothy DaviesLepidus
Timothy DaviesCinna
Toby CockerellServant (to Antony)
Toby CockerellOctavius Caesar

Additional Details

Theatre
Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre
Theatre company
Red Company
Production type
Stage Recordings
Historical period
Elizabethan
Plays
Julius Caesar
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); All-male casts

Notes

Notes
Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre makes several recordings of a single production, using three fixed cameras, to enable practitioners and researchers to observe how the play has developed during the run.
For a detailed account of the rehearsal process, and comments from actors on their roles, visit http://www.shakespeares-globe.org/globelink/frameset.htm
History
The production, part of the Roman Season, ran 15 May-21 September, press night May 20th.

Archive

Name

Shakespeare’s Globe

Contact
Librarian
Email
library@shakespearesglobe.com
Web
http://www.shakespearesglobe.com External site opens in new window
Phone
+44 (0) 7902 1433
Fax
+44 (0) 7902 1401
Address
21 New Globe Walk
Bankside
London
SE1 9DT

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