Marc Antony, one of the three rulers of the Roman World, has become the thrall of the fascinating Cleopatra. Affairs of state call him to Rome, but the attractions of the Queen of Egypt prove impossible to resist. From one of history's greatest love stories Shakespeare builds this magnificent tragedy of the clash between love and duty. Cleopatra is read by Estelle Kohler, Marc Antony by Ciaran Hinds, Octavius Caesar by Ian Hughes, and Enobarbus by David Burke.
Running time approx. 2 hrs 30 mins.