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Shakespeare in Performance: Stage Production

Othello (2011, Folger Shakespeare Library)

Theater CompanyFolger Shakespeare Library
Release LocationsUSA
Start Date2011-10-18
End Date2011-11-27
Audiencegeneral public
Play ConnectionsOthello (performance)


Passion and poisonous lies run rampant in Shakespeare╩╝s great tragedy of a love destroyed by jealousy. Using the power of suggestion, Iago undermines Othello in a game of betrayal. Produced in association with the Folger exhibition Manifold Greatness: The Creation and Afterlife of the King James Bible.

Folger Shakespeare Library — Added 2011-09-12

Cast Overview

Senator BrabantioJeff Allin
GratianoTodd Scofield
LodovicoJoe Guzman
OthelloOwiso Odera
CassioThomas Keegan
IagoIan Merrill Peakes
RoderigoLouis Butelli
MontanoChris Genebach
DesdemonaJanie Brookshire
EmiliaKaren Peakes
BiancaZehra Fazal

Production Team and Crew Overview

DirectorRobert Richmond
Assistant DirectorSasha Bratt
Resident DramaturgMichele Osherow
Costume DesignerWilliam Ivey Long
Scenic DesignerTony Cisek
Lighting DesignerAndrew Griffin
Sound DesignerMatthew M. Nielson
ComposerAnthony Cochrane
Fight ChoreographyCasey Kaleba
Production Stage ManagerChe Wernsman

Company Overview

Theater Company Folger Shakespeare Library

Production information courtesy of: Folger Shakespeare Library [website]