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Othello (ETT)

Othello (ETT)

Synopsis

Othello is one of Shakespeare's most startlingly contemporary plays – a masterful depiction of a life torn apart by prejudice.

Venice; a western colonial power employs the newly-married Othello, a Muslim general, to lead their army against the impending Turkish invasion. The strain of fitting into a society riven by discrimination and fear soon take their toll. Manipulated by Iago, Othello's life quickly unravels as he turns on everything he holds dear.

Following a critically acclaimed tour and London run, Richard Twyman’s vital production of Othello is brought to the stage by UK Theatre Award winners English Touring Theatre in a co-production with Oxford Playhouse and Shakespeare at the Tobacco Factory.

The production of Othello includes violence and strong language, age guidance 12+

 

Event details

Fri 19 Oct 2018, 7:30pm

Captioned by Stagetext

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Venue details

Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham
Regent Street
Cheltenham
GL50 1HQ

Phone: 01242 572 573

Email: boxoffice@everymantheatre.org.uk

Website: Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham

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