Julius Caesar

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About the Show Less...

David Farr launches his Lyric Hammersmith career with this acclaimed staging of Shakespeare's political thriller. Read More >

Julius Caesar’s tyrannical rule divides Rome, the senators and his friends as a once proud city moves to the the brink of civil chaos. As the wheels come off his political machine, it is time for Caesar  to take a nervous look behind him at the glinting of steel in the shadows… Farr’s Julius Caesar features 23 performers in a fast-paced account that focuses on the play’s contemporary political relevance.


Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 02/09/2005

Closing Night: 15/10/2005

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Cast & Creative


Director - David Farr

Author - William Shakespeare

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