some of the Company of Julius Caesar standing on the steps

Julius Caesar

William Shakespeare

Angus Jackson directs Shakespeare’s epic political tragedy, as the race to claim the empire spirals out of control.

  • Barbican Theatre

    London

    Until 20 Jan 2018

  • Running time:

    2 hrs 32 mins + 20 mins interval

Caesar returns from war, all-conquering, but mutiny is rumbling through the corridors of power.

Our Rome Season continues with the politics of spin and betrayal turning to violence. Following his sell-out productions of Tom Morton-Smith’s Oppenheimer (2014) and James Fenton’s adaptation of Don Quixote (2016), Season Director Angus Jackson steers the thrilling action as the race to claim the empire spirals out of control.

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