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Shakespeare in Performance: Film

Ballet of Othello (1960, Vakhtang Chabukiani)

TitleBallet of Othello
Release LocationsUSSR
DirectorVakhtang Chabukiani
MediumColor video
Length1 hrs, 35 mins
Play ConnectionsOthello (ballet)


A recording of a ballet performance of Othello by the Paliashvili Opera Theatre and Ballet of Tbilisi. Not easily available at present but listed by Parker

Description from Shakespeare on Screen : an International Filmography and Videography by Kenneth S. Rothwell and Annabelle Henkin Melzer. ©1990 Kenneth S. Rothwell. Cited by permission. — Added 2008-11-14

Cast Overview

OthelloVakhtang Chabukiani
IagoZurab Kikaleyshvili
DesdemonaVera Tsignadze
BiancaEteri Chabukiani

Production Team and Crew Overview

DirectorVakhtang Chabukiani
ComposerAleksey Machavariani
ChoreographyVakhtang Chabukiani

Production information courtesy of: Kenneth Rothwell