National Theatre Live: Antony & Cleopatra

National Theatre Live: Antony & Cleopatra

Saturday, January 12 at 2:00PM
Ethel M. Barber Theater, 30 Arts Circle Drive

By William Shakespeare
Starring Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo
Directed by Simon Godwin

Caesar and his assassins are dead. General Mark Antony now rules alongside his fellow defenders of Rome. But at the fringes of a war-torn empire the Egyptian Queen Cleopatra and Mark Antony have fallen fiercely in love. In a tragic fight between devotion and duty, obsession becomes a catalyst for war.

Director Simon Godwin returns to National Theatre Live screens with this hotly anticipated production, following previous broadcasts of Twelfth Night, Man and Superman and The Beaux’ Stratagem.

Running Time: TBD

National Theatre Live is supported using public funding by Arts Council England and is proudly supported by SkyArts. The Wirtz Center's Stage on Screen broadcasts are sponsored by a generous grant from The Alumnae of Northwestern University.

Part of the Stage on Screen series, presenting the best of international theatre on the big screen at Northwestern University.

Ticket Pricing:

$20 general public,
$16 NU Employee,
$16 Seniors (62+),
$10 full-time student (Under 30 with current ID)
Tickets are nonrefundable after final purchase.