Rome: The Empire Strikes Back

23rd Apr 2009 - 1:30pm

The Arts Centre

The Nuffield Theatre presents Rome: The Empire Strikes Back.

Tickets £4.00 all.

In a history far, far away, the old republic burns whilst an Emperor fiddles. Maximus Glutinus, a former general turned gladiator battles tigers, camels and penguins in the Coliseum as Cleopatra and Mark Anthony struggle to control her wayward asp. Behind his back, Caesar’s friends are planning a surprise for him in the senate and in the forum the plebs are revolting. Meanwhile, Plato is busy thinking…

A complete history of Rome in 48 minutes! With original music and some very ancient jokes Rome is brought to you by the same team that brought you last years highly successful Hercules.

Suitable for young Romans aged 5 – 12 years.

Rose Theatre Box Office: 01695 584480