"Eternity was in our lips and eyes,
Bliss in our brows bent"

- Robinson College Gardens

Antony and Cleopatra

Shakespeare’s tale of the obsessive and passionate relationship between two rulers of the ancient world is staged in the formal splendour of the Robinson College amphitheatre. Mark Antony rules the Roman Empire with Caesar and Lepidus, yet sacrifices all to be with Cleopatra, the Queen of the Nile. When the threat of civil war in Rome drives them apart their lives are plunged into political and personal chaos leading to a breathtaking climax. Don’t miss this vibrant and electrifying production!

a gripping, challenging and worthwhile production. ...an enthralling and passionate performance... an excellent production —The Stage

Please note:Concession tickets: Please note, you will need to bring proof of eligibility to buy concession tickets when you arrive at the venue. Student concessions only apply to ISIC or Student Union cardholders, and those under 17 years of age in full-time education. Other categories for concession tickets include OAP's, unemployed and disabled. Temporary "student" cards issued for those attending summer courses are not accepted.

All performances start at 7.30pm. Tickets are sent via email after payment has been made.

Special Charity Performance

A special charity performance of Antony and Cleopatra will be held on Saturday 29 July 2017 at 2.30pm. Tickets for these performances are only available on the door and payment is by cash only. More information about charity performances