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Devil’s Advocate [14/12/1993]

Synopsis
Actor Robert Stephens and writer Kathy Lette discuss the character of Iago. Stephens believes that Iago is not Shakespeare’s greatest villain and to play him well the actor must empathise with his situation; he tries to persuade Kathy Lette that Iago meant no harm ... events just got out of hand.
Series
Devil’s Advocate
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Radio
Transmission details
14 Dec 1993 at 20:30 (Channel: BBC Radio 4)
Duration
15 mins

Credits

Producer
Kate Boston
Contributor
Kathy Lette; Robert Stephens

Additional Details

Production type
Documentary/Educational/News
Plays
Othello
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Iago (character)

Archive

Name

British Library Sound Archive

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