National Theatre: Julius Caesar (Encores)

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National Theatre: Julius Caesar (Encores)

7 April 2018 - 29 April 2018

€5 – €12

Encore: Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 7:30PM
Encore: Sunday, April 29, 2018 at 6:00PM

Venue: Cinema (St James Cavalier)

Broadcast live from The Bridge Theatre, London, Nicholas Hytner’s production captures the celebration, conspiracy, grief and turmoil of the enduring Shakespearean tragedy. When Caesar returns triumphantly to Rome and wins the people’s hearts, he unwittingly puts himself in danger. Among those who turn against him are Marcus Junius Brutus, who conspires against Caesar for what he believes is the good of Rome. But regicide quickly causes chaos to reign down on the Empire.

Julius Caesar is one of several Shakespearean plays based on Roman history and is thought to be the first of the Bard’s works to be performed at the famous Globe Theatre. Despite its titular character, the play centres around the exploits of Brutus. It’s also known to bear playful links to linked to other plays, including Anthony and Cleopatra, which details the conflict between two characters – Mark Anthony and Octavius – as well as the tragedy, Hamlet, in which Polonius relates how he once took up the part Julius Caesar.

Ben Whishaw (The Danish Girl, Skyfall, Hamlet) and Michelle Fairley (Fortitude, Game of Thrones) play Brutus and Cassius, David Calder (The Lost City of Z,The Hatton Garden Job) plays Caesar and David Morrissey (The Missing, Hangmen, The Walking Dead) is Mark Antony.

Kindly note that strobe lighting will be used during the performance.

Prices 
Encore: €12
Concessions (Students and senior citizens): €10
Children under 12 years of age: €5

Details

Start:
7 April 2018
End:
29 April 2018
Cost:
€5 – €12
Event Category:
http://ticketenginex.kreattivita.org?eventname=NT+Encore+Julius+Caesar

Venue

Spazju Kreattiv Cinema
St James Cavalier, Castille Place
Valletta, Malta
Phone:
+356 2122 3200

Organiser

Spazju Kreattiv

Other

Duration 135 min
Cert 15
Language English
Creative Team Nicholas Hytner (Producer)
With the participation of Ben Whishaw and Michelle Fairley (Brutus and Cassius), David Calder (Caesar) and David Morrissey (Mark Antony)