Julius Caesar (Shakespeare's Globe Theatre)
Ends Sep 2022 3h 0m
Julius Caesar (Shakespeare's Globe Theatre)

Julius Caesar (Shakespeare's Globe Theatre) London Reviews and Tickets

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Award-winning director Diane Page helms a new production of Shakespeare's historical tragedy. 

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Critic Reviews (5)

Time Out London
May 13th, 2022

Page makes the most of what she has, and directs a really barrelling first half that entertains from the off. It’s an entertaining ‘Caesar’ that turns a relative lack of resources to its advantage, especially in the clean, uncluttered storytelling of the first half.
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The Telegraph (UK)
May 12th, 2022

Yet Julius Caesar is most effective when played straight through as a political thriller – I’ve yet to see a production in which an interval doesn’t leech the messy second half of forwards momentum, and Page’s production loses its grip on its own thesis after the break.
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The Guardian (UK)
May 13th, 2022

The cast of eight unravel this world of ancient Rome with gusto, but it hardly feels ... as if the person in charge could make or break the country. To the audience, it just feels like a bit of a laugh.
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The Stage (UK)
May 13th, 2022

The results are more comic than epic. Deaths are almost laughable in their lethargy. There are a few good performances ... [but] this production is something of a wasted opportunity... [it] is a limp interpretation that lacks any true sense of identity or purpose.
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What's On Stage (UK)
May 13th, 2022

Charlotte Bate marshals the action nicely, playing chief plotter Cassius – while Jack Myers gets deserved laughs as aloof senator Casca. Page's production shows [the] audience some fun.
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