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Antony and Cleopatra

From 4 member  reviews
Members say: Absorbing, Profound, Relevant, Ambitious, Delightful

About the show

Hudson Warehouse presents a pay-what-you can, outdoor production of  Shakespeare's historical tragedy. More…

A power struggle for the Mediterranean is the backdrop to the tumultuous love affair between Mark Antony and Cleopatra as their doomed love attempts to conquer the world.


Member Reviews (4)

MEMBERS SAY:

Absorbing, Profound, Relevant, Ambitious, Delightful

80
Bucket-list ready, Strong direction, Edgy, Ambitious, Absorbing

See it if you've never seen A&C. Trimmed script tells story well, preserving poetry/chars. Excellent Antony, gr setting. Love/power are complicated!

Don't see it if you require all strg actors; some actors aren't adept @WS (same in Brway Lear). I'd never gotten thru films of A&C; I truly enjoyed prodn!

72
Interesting, Dizzying

See it if you want to see a very low budget but energetic performance of one of Shakespeare's lesser performed tragedies. Like explorations of plays.

Don't see it if Mind poor costuming and at times arguably overdone performances. Heavily editing of the text that removes some of the nuances.

Also This is free and a very nice beautiful place to view the play and a re... Read more Read less

91
Masterful, Absorbing, Great staging, Great acting

See it if Watching the emotional dexterity in which Fiennes & Sophie Okenedo perform these classic Shakespearean roles is an acting masterclass.

Don't see it if Ya hate the Bard.

97
Profound, Relevant, Delightful, Entertaining, Great singing

See it if This is my all time favorite musical, I saw it in it's first year and 20th year tour. It was the 1st of it's kind, a bit edgy for its time.

Don't see it if You are homophobic or judgmental of poor younger people trying to make it in the world.


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