This Summer, we confront our own political landscape as Shakespeare’s epic tragedy Julius Caesar takes on startlingly new relevance in the Globe Theatre, and on tour across the UK.
Conspiracy to kill, public broadcast of cunning rhetoric, a divisive fight for Greatness. Ancient Rome has never felt closer to home.
When Cassius and Brutus decide Rome’s leader Julius Caesar poses a political threat to their beloved country, there’s only one solution…
Diane Page, winner of the 2021 JMK Award, brings Shakespeare’s brutal tale of ambition, incursion, and revolution to life in the Globe and on tour across the UK.
‘Th’ abuse of greatness is when it disjoins Remorse from power.’Act II, scene 1
Tuesday 7 June, 7pm. Wednesday 8 June, 2.30pm matinée & 7pm.
Adult: £24, Under 16s: £19 – BOOK TICKETS
Please note that gates open one hour prior to the performance start time stated on tickets. Running time approximately 2 hours 50 minutes with a 20 minute interval.
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We’re delighted to offer an optional extra of a homemade Doddington Picnic, fresh from our award-winning Tea Room. Delight in a delicious selection of sandwiches, freshly baked scones with clotted cream & jam and a selection of famous Doddington cakes and dainty sweet treats. Add some sparkle to your order with a bottle of prosecco.
Picnic boxes are £15 each and a 20cl bottle of Prosecco is £7.50. View Set Picnic Menu
Please feel free to add to your order when booking tickets (please note picnic boxes are per person and menus are set). Picnics are available as traditional, gluten free and vegan options. Please note that we are unable to substitute items or cater for additional dietary requirements on this occasion.
Extend your experience with a mini-break in one of our Holiday Cottages located in the beautiful setting of the Doddington Estate.
One night stay on Wednesday 8 June, includes:
Check-in from 11am on Wednesday 8 June, a homemade takeaway Doddington picnic box, matinée performance of Julius Caesar on the Croquet Lawn at 2.30pm, stay overnight in one our Holiday Cottages and then enjoy breakfast the next morning in the Doddington Café. Check out at 11am on Thursday 9 June.
Shakespeare Cottage: 8 People (2 double rooms & 2 single rooms). Price: £675 for the whole cottage
For more information on staying at Doddington and for all booking enquiries, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or alternatively call 01522 699162