Do you know the difference between Republic and Empire? How to tie a toga? We’ll help you get you into a Roman frame of mind for our upcoming production of Julius Caesar with a few resources and recommendations to check out before you come see the show.
From ancient Rome to a modern day martial arts dojo to an all-female production, Seattle Shakespeare Company has presented Julius Caesar in a number of different ways. Take a look at Seattle Shakespeare Company’s productions of Julius Caesar through the years.
The most Roman of Shakespeare’s Roman plays, Julius Caesar is a ghost story, a murder mystery, and a political thriller all wrapped up in a taut package of 16 scenes. Studying the play in school is different than seeing in live. We’ve dug up some juicy morsels about the play that you may not have learned in the classroom.
It’s a 400 year old play, and yet it can feel as contemporary as today’s headlines. In Julius Caesar Bloody and brutal decisions are weighed against honor and ambition. Seattle Shakespeare Company’s Julius Caesar runs at the Cornish Playhouse Sept. 13-Oct. 1, 2107.