Antony and Cleopatra

First Aired: January 1999

Recorded for The Open University.

Mark Antony, Octavius Caesar and Lepidus, having defeated Julius Caesar’s assassins at Philippi, now rule the Roman Empire as a triumvirate. However, the ageing Antony has become captivated by Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt…

Hugh plays Pompey and Dolabella.


William Shakespeare (play)


Michael Pennington, Lindsay Duncan, Bill Paterson


Jane Morgan

Production Co:

The Open University

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