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30.04.12 Chartwell Dutiro to appear in Julius Caesar with the RSC

Julius Caesar
Royal Shakespeare Company

The dictator must be assassinated. But who will replace him?

Shakespeare's great political thriller finds dark contemporary echoes in modern Africa, directed by RSC Chief Associate Director Gregory Doran (who recently directed David Tennant in Hamlet). The company includes Paterson Joseph as Brutus, Cyril Nri as Cassius, Ray Fearon as Mark Anthony and Jeffery Kissoon as Caesar. Chartwell Dutiro of the Mbira Academy will be performing Mbira live on stage during the production which opens in Stratford before touring around the country.

Tour Dates:
Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon
28 May - 7 July

Theatre Royal, Newcastle-upon-Tyne
19 - 28 July

Noel Coward Theatre, London
8 August - 15 September

Waterside Theatre, Aylesbury
19 - 22 September

Alhambra Theatre, Bradford
25 - 29 September

The Lowry, Salford
2 – 6 October

Theatre Royal, Norwich 
16 - 20 October

New Theatre, Cardiff
23 - 27 October

Posted by Megan on 30/042012 at 2:21pm