About The Play
Politics Turns Life and Death
Shakespeare’s classic telling of one of history’s great fables. Caesar’s ambition frightens Brutus and others to turn on him and assassinate him, leading to civil war in Rome. A tale of political intrigue with brutal consequences, Shakespeare’s poetry makes Roman history sing today.
Facts About The Play
Based on Roman history of the assassination of Julius Caesar and the war that followed
Shakespeare introduced a number of anachronisms, including hats, doublets (Elizabethan jackets), and a clock striking.
This Production is produced by Salisbury House & Gardens and will be performed on the Salisbury House Garden Lawn.
Venue & Parking
Salisbury House & Gardens
4025 Tonawanda Dr
Des Moines, IA 50312
Parking is available along Tonawanda Dr via 42nd Street. Shuttles will run before and after the performances.