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Theatre: Othello at Abbey Theatre (audio described and captioned)

11 Jun 2016 (Past)

The Abbey Theatre

Othello is a powerful man. The protector of Venice, he has won many battles. But victory comes at a cost. Despite his apparent loyalty, Iago works in the shadows to orchestrate Othello’s downfall. Just how far will these men go in the pursuit of power?

On the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death, the Abbey Theatre is proud to present this contemporary thriller, featuring Peter Macon as Othello.

Internationally acclaimed Joe Dowling returns to the Abbey Theatre to direct this story of love, jealousy, betrayal and revenge. Experience one of the greatest plays ever written.

Audio-described and captioned performance: Saturday 11 June, 2pm
Tickets: €13 – €45 / €13 – €23 Conc.
In order for the Abbey to give you advice on best seating for all acessible performances, please contact the Box Office on 01 87 87 222 , via email. You can also contact Lisa Farrelly via email or phone (01) 887 2216

Please note there are some instances of flashing lights in Othello.

Programme Notes:

Othello_Prog Notes

Othello at Abbey Theatre

Beware, my lord, of jealousy: It is the green-eyed monster which doth mock the meat it feeds on

Still image from Othello at the Abbey Theatre


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