National Theatre NT LIVE: Evening Standard Theatre Award Winners Fiennes and Okonedo in Antony and Cleopatra

Sophia Okonedo and Ralph Fiennes in Antony and Cleopatra in the National Theatre’s production of Shakespeare’s play, were crowned best actress and best actor at the Evening Standard Theatre Awards in a night of glamour at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane.

Catch Okonedo and Fiennes at the National Theatre broadcast live playing Shakespeare’s famous fated couple in his great tragedy of politics, passion and power

Caesar and his assassins are dead. General Mark Antony now rules alongside his fellow defenders of Rome. But at the fringes of a war-torn empire the Egyptian Queen Cleopatra and Mark Antony have fallen fiercely in love. In a tragic fight between devotion and duty, obsession becomes a catalyst for war. On until 19th January.

Director Simon Godwin returns to National Theatre Live screens with this hotly anticipated production. Tickets
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