Theater Review: Trump-Like ‘Julius Caesar’

Theater Review: Trump-Like ‘Julius Caesar’
Variety ^ | 6/12/2017 | Marilyn Stasio

Posted on 6/13/2017, 9:56:56 AM by ThinkingAllowed

Brutus is a commanding figure in the Public Theater’s Free Shakespeare in the Park production of “Julius Caesar.” The wily Mark Antony also looms large. But the most fearsome character in the show isn’t standing on stage — not even in the person of a Donald Trump-like Caesar — but instead storming the bleachers and shouting in the aisles. It’s the mindless Roman mob, or, as director Oskar Eustis’s politically slanted production slyly insinuates…

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