William Shakespeare: Julius Caesar
Directed by Gregory Doran
Shakespeare's great political thriller finds dark contemporary echoes in modern Africa, directed by Royal Shakespeare Company Artistic Director Designate Gregory Doran and featuring Paterson Joseph as Brutus.
The first production from the RSC's newly appointed artistic director Gregory Doran, this staging features sets by Michael Vale and live performances of contemporary West African music, composed by Akintayo Akinbode, fostering the contemporary resonance of this classic political thriller.
The cast includes Ray Fearon as Mark Antony, Paterson Joseph as Brutus, Jeffery Kissoon as Caesar and Cyril Nri as Cassius.
Choreographed by Diane Alison-Mitchell
Sets and costumes by Michael Vale
Lighting by Vince Herbert
Sound by Jonathan Ruddick
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