Theoretical Design: Shakespeare's Julius Caesar

Brutus

Brutus

Brutus at war

Brutus at war

Julius

Julius

Cassius

Cassius

Cassius at war

Cassius at war

Cinna the Poet

Cinna the Poet

Portia, Brutus's wife

Portia, Brutus's wife

Lucius

Lucius

Lucius at war

Lucius at war

Calpurnia, wife of Julius

Calpurnia, wife of Julius

the Soothsayer

the Soothsayer

Octavius, Julius' heir

Octavius, Julius' heir

Octavius at war

Octavius at war

the Cobbler

the Cobbler

the Carpenter

the Carpenter

Artemidorus, the scholar

Artemidorus, the scholar

Casca

Casca

Lepidus, the mediator

Lepidus, the mediator

Marc Antony at Lupercal

Marc Antony at Lupercal

Marc Antony

Marc Antony

Marc Antony at war

Marc Antony at war

Plebeians

Plebeians

Metellus Cimber and Cinna, the conspirators

Metellus Cimber and Cinna, the conspirators

the Servant

the Servant

the Messenger

the Messenger

the Soldier

the Soldier

Trebonius

Trebonius

Trebonius at war

Trebonius at war

Big project ahoy!

This is theoretical costume design; the concept was wasteland with layers of both contemporary and antiquated (literally, of antiquity, haha) clothing. The idea is to show that human nature and its tendency towards violence is unchanging, layering over itself for time eternal.

Date
October 17, 2019