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Shakespeare in Performance: Stage Production

Othello (1979, Stratford Festival of Canada)

Theater CompanyStratford Festival of Canada
Release LocationsCanada
Start Date1979-08-08
End Date1979-11-04
Play ConnectionsOthello (performance)

Cast Overview

Duke of VeniceRichard Curnock
BrabantioWilliam Needles
1st SenatorJohn Bluethner
2nd SenatorJohn Pollard
GratianoRex Southgate
LodovicoIan White
OthelloAlan Scarfe
CassioStephen Russell
IagoNicholas Pennell
RoderigoPeter Donaldson
MontanoJoel Kenyon
DesdemonaDomini Blythe
EmiliaBarbara Budd
BiancaBarbara Maczka
Herald to OthelloJohn Pollard
1st GentlemanRichard Gira
2nd GentlemanKeith James
3rd GentlemanRobert McClure
1st MusicianPaul Rapsey
2nd MusicianEarl Riener
Cypriot SoldierF. Braun McAsh
Senate GuardF. Braun McAsh
Servant to OthelloWilfrid Dube

Production Team and Crew Overview

DirectorFrances Hyland
DesignerRobin Fraser Paye
ChoreographerJeffrey Guyton
Fight ArrangerPatrick Crean
Stage ManagerMartin Bragg
Light DesignerMichael J. Whitfield
Music byNorman Symonds

Company Overview

Theater Company Stratford Festival of Canada

Production information courtesy of: Alan Somerset