Josette Simon and Antony Byrne played the doomed lovers at both the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and the Barbican, London.

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Joseph Adelakun - Mardian
Ben Allen - Octavius Caesar
Kristin Atherton - Iras
Will Bliss - Soothsayer
David Burnett - Pompey
Antony Byrne - Mark Antony
James Corrigan - Agrippa
Paul Dodds - Menas
Patrick Drury - Lepidus
Waleed Elgadi - Alexas
Sean Hart - Eros
Amber James - Charmian
Luke MacGregor - Menecrates
Anthony Ofoegbu - Diomedes
Dharmesh Patel - Philo/Ventidius
Lucy Phelps - Octavia
Josette Simon - Cleopatra
Jon Tarcy - Varrius/Demetrius
Marcello Walton - Maecenas
Andrew Woodall - Enobarbus


Director - Iqbal Khan
Designer - Robert Innes Hopkins
Lighting - Tim Mitchell
Music - Laura Mvula
Sound - Carolyn Downing
Movement - Villmore James
Fights - Kev McCurdy



‘This Antony & Cleopatra is the best I’ve ever seen’


‘Josette Simon is a Cleopatra to die for…an extraordinarily physical performance’


‘Antony Byrne is the alpha male we’ve been looking for’


'Magnificent set by Robert Innes Hopkins, lit beautifully by Tim Mitchell'

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