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Coriolanus

Synopsis:

In a time before Empire, one man will hold the fate of ancient Rome in his hands. But pride will turn his hand against his own, and make equal enemies of friend and foe.

"Coriolanus": a warrior's tale.

Rated R. some scenes of violence, and of a character's head being removed from his own backside (figuratively).


"I hope Colin Powell was taking notes."
- Timeweek

History:

aka "The Tragedy of Coriolanus"

Written 1608

First performance late 1608

First published in 1623

Coriolanus poster

You can read the full text of
"Coriolanus" at MIT.edu:
"Coriolanus: Entire Play"

You can find a full synopsis of
"Coriolanus" at Bardweb.net:
"Shakespeare Resource Center - Coriolanus"

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