OTHELLO Runs March 2-24

CSC_Othello logoOTHELLO
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company
March 2-24
[Over-the-Rhine]

Directed by Christopher V. Edwards

Although a Moor and an outsider in Venice, Othello’s military prowess has earned him the respect of many—and the seething animosity of one. Othello’s long-time underling Iago is resentful of the Moor’s success, and when Othello elopes with a Venetian’s daughter, Iago sets in motion a devious plot to exact revenge. With an insinuation here, a whisper there, and the duplicitous deployment of a purloined handkerchief, he masterfully plays on the virtues and vulnerabilities of those around him, weaving with Machiavellian glee “the net that shall enmesh them all.”

  • In preview, Wed-Thu, Feb. 28-March 1 at 7:30pm. All seats $28.
  • Fri-Sat, March 2-3 at 7:30pm
  • Thu-Sat, March 8-10 at 7:30pm
  • Sun, March 11 at 2pm
  • Thu-Sat, March 15-17 at 7:30pm
  • Sun, March 18 at 2pm
  • Thu-Fri, March 22-23 at 7:30pm
  • Sat, March 24 at 2pm & 7:30pm

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