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Othello

Synopsis
Television broadcast of the play with Lorne Greene as Othello.
Language
English
Country
Canada
Medium
Television
Transmission details
12 Feb 1953 at 20:00 (Channel: CBC)
Duration
84 mins
Availability
No archive copy found (12/2007).

Credits

Director
David Greene
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Bela Bartok
Production Design
Nicolai Soloviov
Cast
Lorne GreeneOthello
Peggi LoderDesdemona
Josef FurstIago
Patrick MacneeMichael Cassio
Katherine BlakeEmilia
Alan King 
Christopher Plummer 
Richard EastonRoderigo

Additional Details

Production type
Television and Radio Drama
Plays
Othello
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Reviews
Griffin, Alice V. ‘Shakespeare Through the Camera’s Eye’. Shakespeare Quarterly 4 (July 1953) pp330-6.

Production Company

Name

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Record Stats

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