'Scorchingly reinvigorated in Gregory Doran's staging with a superb ensemble....a resounding triumph for the RSC's artistic director designate and an outstanding contribution to the World Shakespeare Festival.'
Independent on Sunday
'This muscular, intelligent and deeply moving production'
'Triumphantly staged...the setting is bold filled with precision-worked individual details...vibrant and colourful...excellent Paterson Joseph'
'A superb cast conveying the verse with clarity and passion'
'A classy, well-directed ensemble moves with faultless, riveting pace'
'Gregory Doran's powerful production benefits from its gripping staging in modern Africa...Ray Fearon is a superbly charismatic Mark Antony...great pace, panache and originality'
'Cyril Nri's admirable, white-suited Cassius...a superb Caesar from Jeffery Kissoon...strong cameos from Adjoa Andoh and Ann Ogbomo'
'The passion of this production is undeniable'