Antony and Cleopatra facts for kids
|Antony and Cleopatra|
The first page of Antony and Cleopatra, from the First Folio
|Written by||William Shakespeare|
|Date of premiere||1606-1607|
|Place of premiere||London, England|
Rome and Misenum, Italy
Antony and Cleopatra is a play by Shakespeare. It is a tragedy. Shakespeare's source was Plutarch's Lives. The play was first performed between 1606 and 1607. It was probably first printed in the First Folio of 1623. The play describes the romantic love of Antony and Cleopatra.
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Cleopatra by John William Waterhouse (1888)
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