In this undated photo released by The National Theatre, a scene from the London National Theatre production of Antony & Cleopatra starring Ralph Finnes, top, and Sophie Okonedo, starring as the lovers rocked by war and empire. The tale of a tragic romance by William Shakespeare, directed by Simon Godwin, has two top-flight actors and a live snake, no wonder it's a hit show.
In this undated photo released by The National Theatre, a scene from the London National Theatre production of Antony & Cleopatra starring Ralph Finnes, top, and Sophie Okonedo, starring as the lovers rocked by war and empire. The tale of a tragic romance by William Shakespeare, directed by Simon Godwin, has two top-flight actors and a live snake, no wonder it's a hit show. National Theatre via AP Johan Persson
In this undated photo released by The National Theatre, a scene from the London National Theatre production of Antony & Cleopatra starring Ralph Finnes, top, and Sophie Okonedo, starring as the lovers rocked by war and empire. The tale of a tragic romance by William Shakespeare, directed by Simon Godwin, has two top-flight actors and a live snake, no wonder it's a hit show. National Theatre via AP Johan Persson