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Othello

Synopsis
Video recording of Petr Kracik’s 2006 production of Othello with Michal Diouhy and Martin Zahalka alternating the roles.
Language
Czech
Country
Czech Republic
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
2006
Duration
127 mins

Credits

Director
Petr Kracik
Music
Jiri Cerha
Production Design
Jaroslav Milfajt
Costume
Tomas Kypta
Cast
Michal DlouhyOthello
Zuzana VejvodovaDesdemona
Oldrich NavratilIago
Petr StepanMichael Cassio
Zuzana SlavikovaEmilia
Ivo KubeckaLodovico
Jan RevaiRoderigo
Ladislav FrejBrabantio
Martin SittaLodovico
Ondrej KavanRoderigo
Robert JaskowMontano
Rudolf JelinekGratiano
Vladimir BrabecBrabantio

Additional Details

Production type
Stage Recordings
Historical period
Renaissance Italy
Plays
Othello
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Open-air theatre

Notes

General
The Summer Shakespeare Festival is an open-air theatre event initiated by President Vaclav Havel.

Different actors played the same role during the course of the production. It is not known, for example, which actress played Desdemona in the Arts Institute recording.
History
Produced by the Schok Agency at the Summer Shakespeare Festival, Prague Castle, beginning 21 June 2006.
Textual information
Translated into Czech by Martin Hilsky.

Archive

Name

Arts Institute-Theatre Institute

Email
info@institutumeni.cz
Web
http://institute.theatre.cz External site opens in new window
Phone
224 809 123
Fax
224 809 123
Address
Celetna 17
110 00 Praha 1
Czech Republic

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