Starting May 30, VPRO will broadcast a 10-part adaptation, made especially for television, of the six-hour play Roman tragedies by International Theater Amsterdam (ITA). For two weeks, every Sunday through Thursday on NPO2. Only in Dutch.
In this episode
Brutus' friend Cassius feeds the fear of a dictatorship. They come to a radical decision: only the death of Julius Caesar can save the Roman republic. Against the warnings of his wife Calpurnia, Caesar moves to the Senate.