Antony and Cleopatra tells of the overwhelming passions of two magnetic personalities who hold the destiny of a third of the world in their hands. Antony is a warrior and a lover, torn between his military duties and the erotic charms of the sensuous Egyptian court. At the heart is Cleopatra. "Serpent of old Nile", storym and unpredictable. Their love eventually triumphs with their noble deaths, but not before all else is lost.Performers Tom Mannion (Antony), Josette Bushell-Mingo (Cleopatra), Steven Robertson (Caesar), Terence Wilton, Sarah Paul, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Fergus O'Donnell, Joseph Mawle, Chris Hannon, Everal A. Walsh, Ali Sichilongo, Will Tacey, Laurence Spellman, Glenn Chapman, Jack Lord, James Howard.
Author Shakespeare. Producer Royal Exchange Theatre. Director Braham Murray. Design Johanna Bryant. Lighting Vince Herbert. Sound Steve Brown. Choreographer Mark Bruce. Music Tayo Akinbode.