Go to Julius Caesar

This show is part of Collected Works 2018

12–20 October 2018

THIS PRODUCTION IS PART OF                     Collected Works 2018 COLLECTED WORKS 2018

TREACHERY, INTRIGUE, AND A STRUGGLE FOR POWER

Brutus is suspicious. Cassius is conspiring. Caesar’s days are numbered. Loved by the people, Caesar’s power is growing – which is dangerous in a world driven by ego and idealism. Those that rise too fast must be dealt with. For the good of the country. For the good of those who wish to be rulers themselves. Julius Caesar is Shakespeare’s political thriller, a masterpiece of intrigue and treachery. Stand witness to the assassination that leads to a life and death struggle for power in the Republic. Citizens mutiny, Mark Antony schemes, and the fate of Rome hangs in the balance. Bell Shakespeare’s Associate Director, James Evans, will direct a production that’s seething with rage, leaving audiences breathless at how quickly violence reveals the fragility of democracy. Experience the tension between aspiration and ambition, the triumphal entrances and brutal exits, as it is all laid on the line for Rome.

Cry havoc and let slip the dogs of war Act 3, Scene 1

Show details:

Synopsis

12–20 October 2018

THIS PRODUCTION IS PART OF                     Collected Works 2018
COLLECTED WORKS 2018

TREACHERY, INTRIGUE, AND
A STRUGGLE FOR POWER

Brutus is suspicious. Cassius is conspiring. Caesar’s days are numbered.

Loved by the people, Caesar’s power is growing – which is dangerous in a world driven by ego and idealism.

Those that rise too fast must be dealt with. For the good of the country. For the good of those who wish to be rulers themselves.

Julius Caesar is Shakespeare’s political thriller, a masterpiece of intrigue and treachery. Stand witness to the assassination that leads to a life and death struggle for power in the Republic. Citizens mutiny, Mark Antony schemes, and the fate of Rome hangs in the balance.

Bell Shakespeare’s Associate Director, James Evans, will direct a production that’s seething with rage, leaving audiences breathless at how quickly violence reveals the fragility of democracy.

Experience the tension between aspiration and ambition, the triumphal entrances and brutal exits, as it is all laid on the line for Rome.

Cry havoc and let slip the dogs of war Act 3, Scene 1

Dates

Opening Night – Friday 12 October, 7.30pm

Saturday 13 October, 2pm & 7.30pm

Sunday 14 October, 4pm

Tuesday 16 October, 6.30pm

Wednesday 17 October, 6.30pm

Thursday 18 October, 7.30pm

Friday 19 October, 7.30pm

Saturday 20 October, 2pm & 7.30pm

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Credits

PRESENTED BY:
Bell Shakespeare

BY:
William Shakespeare

CREATIVE TEAM

DIRECTOR:
James Evans

DESIGNER:
Anna Tregloan

LIGHTING DESIGNER:
Verity Hampson

COMPOSER & SOUND DESIGNER:
Nate Edmondson

MOVEMENT & FIGHT DIRECTOR:
Scott Witt

VOICE COACH:
Jess Chambers

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR:
Nasim Khosravi

WITH:
Kenneth Ransom
Jemwel Danao
Ivan Donato
Maryanne Fonceca
Ghenoa Gela
Neveen Hanna
Emily Havea
Nick Simpson-Deeks
Russell Smith
Sara Zwangobani

Details

PRESENTED BY:
Bell Shakespeare

CATEGORY:
Theatre

DURATION
:
Approximately 150 minutes, including interval. Please note there is a lockout. Patrons will be admitted during a suitable break in the performance.

WARNINGS:
This show contains strobe lighting, fog/haze effects, violence and adult themes.

SUIT CHILDREN?:
This show is recommended for children ages 13+.

VENUE:
The Playhouse
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Access

Tactile TourTACTILE TOUR
Saturday 20 October, 1pm

Audio DescribedAUDIO DESCRIBED
Saturday 20 October, 2pm

Closed CaptionedCAPTIONED
Saturday 20 October, 2pm

Seating Plan

PH Seating Plan

 

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