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Antony and Cleopatra

Synopsis
Video recording of the Royal Shakespeare Company’s 2017 production of Antony and Cleopatra directed by Iqbal Khan with Antony Byrne and Josette Simon in the title roles.
Series
RSC Live from Stratford Upon Avon
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of release
2017
Duration
184 mins

Credits

Director
Iqbal Khan
Producer
John Wyver
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Laura Mvula
Production Design
Robert Innes Hopkins
Cast
Antony ByrneMark Antony
Josette SimonCleopatra
Ben AllenOctavius Caesar
David BurnettSextus Pompey
Andrew WoodallEnobarbus
Amber JamesCharmian
Anthony OfoegebuDiomedes
Dharmesh PatelVentidius
Dharmesh PatelPhilo
James CorriganAgrippa
Jon TarcyVarrius
Jon TarcyDemetrius
Joseph AdelakunMardian
Kristin AthertonIras
Lucy PhelpsOctavia
Luke MacGregorMenecrates
Marcello WaltonScarus
Patrick DruryLepidus
Paul DoddsMenas
Sean HartEros
Waleed ElgadiAgrippa
Will BlissSoothsayer

Additional Details

Theatre
Royal Shakespeare Theatre
Theatre company
Royal Shakespeare Company
Production type
Stage Recordings
Historical period
Ancient Rome
Plays
Antony and Cleopatra
Subjects
Drama; Shakespeare
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); ancient Rome

Notes

History
The production was relayed to cinemas worldwide by RSC Live from Stratford-Upon-Avon on 24 May 2017.

Production Company

Name

Royal Shakespeare Company

Web
https://www.rsc.org.uk External site opens in new window
Address
Royal Shakespeare Theatre
Waterside
Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire
CV37 6BB

Archive

Name

Shakespeare Centre Library and Archive

Email
scla@shakespeare.org.uk
Web
https://www.shakespeare.org.uk/ External site opens in new window
Phone
01789 204016 (bookings)
Fax
01789 262073
Address
Henley Street
Stratford-upon-Avon
CV37 6QW

Distributor

Name

Retail outlets

Distributor (DVD)

Name

Opus Arte

Email
Customer.services@opusarteshop.com
Web
http://www.opusarte.com External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7010 8560
Fax
020 7836 0506
Address
Customer Services
Simran Mediatech Ltd
26-28 Hammersmith Grove
Hammersmith
London
W6 7BA
Notes
Opus Arte is the Royal Opera House’s multi-platform arts production and distribution company. Established in 1999 the company grew rapidly to become one of the world’s leading providers of high-quality classical music content. As well as releasing around twenty titles on DVD, Blu-ray and CD per year, the company has produced and directed programmes that have been broadcast in over 60 countries and released in cinemas. The website allows lovers of opera, ballet, classical music and theatre to purchase traditional CDs, DVDs and Blu-rays, and also to download digital music and video straight to a computer or portable device.

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