Antony and Cleopatra: Comprehensive Guide for AS/A Level

Set text for:
  • Edexcel A Level
  • Eduqas A Level
  • WJEC A Level

Passion contests politics and devotion combats duty in Shakespeare’s gripping play. Explore the stormy relationship between Antony and Cleopatra, and how it contributes to their tragic ends and the triumph of their opponents, with this helpful guide of summaries, analysis, activities and teaching suggestions.

Consolidate and deepen learning! Throughout:
  • debate prompts
  • active learning tasks
  • further reading suggestions
  • context boxes

Plus! Revision and essay-writing activities!

The pack tackles the key stages of text analysis:

  1. Walk-through
    Thorough section-by-section commentary walks students through each scene
  2. Drawing it all together
    In-depth discussion of whole text focuses on: characterisation, relationships, genre, themes, attitudes and values, language, form, structure, context, literary approaches
  3. Indicative content
    Supports teaching with suggested content for key tasks

Plus! Glossary of key terms ensures full understanding, and further reading suggestions push stronger students