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Othello

Synopsis
Videorecording of Declan Donnellan’s Cheek By Jowl production of Othello with Nonso Anozie as Othello.
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
7 Oct 2004
Duration
180 mins

Credits

Director
Declan Donnellan
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Catherine Jayes
Production Design
Nick Ormerod
Cast
Nonso AnozieOthello
Caroline MartinDesdemona
Jonny PhillipsIago
Ryan KiggellMichael Cassio
Jaye GriffithsEmilia
David HobbsBrabantio
Kirsty BestermanBianca
Matthew DouglasRoderigo
Michael GardinerDuke of Venice

Additional Details

Theatre
Harvey Theatre, Brooklyn Academy of Music, NY
Theatre company
Cheek By Jowl
Production type
Stage Recordings
Plays
Othello
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

Notes
A copy is also held in the Théâtre de l’Odéon archive (http://www.theatre-odeon.fr).
History
This co-production between Cheek By Jowl and Theatre du Nord had its World Premiere 13 March 2004 at the Theatre L’Ideal, Theatre du Nord, Lille. It moved to the Riverside Studios, London November 10-December 4 2004.
Reviews
Ben Brantley, ‘Warriors and Women, Trapped in the Iago Carousel’, New York Times (October 7 2004).
Nonso Anozi talks to Dominic Cavendish about the role of Othello, and his career in a live 20min interview recorded at the Riverside Studios - visit theatrevoice.com.

Production Company

Name

Character Generators

Archive

Name

Theatre on Film and Tape (TOFT)

Email
toft@nypl.org
Web
http://www.nypl.org/locations/lpa/theatre-film-and-tape-archive External site opens in new window
Phone
+ 1 (212) 870-1642
Fax
(212) 8701868
Address
Billy Rose Theatre Collection
40 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York,New York
10023-7498
USA

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