The National Theatre have released photos of Clint Dyer’s new production of Othello starring Giles Terera.
Giles Terera plays Othello in this thrilling production which has a radical climax that explores the domestic violence in Shakespeare’s play.
Shakespeare’s tragedy of passion, jealousy, and race also features Rosy McEwen (The Alienist), Paul Hilton (The Inheritance) and Tanya Franks (EastEnders, Broadchurch) in the roles of Desdemona, Iago and Emilia.
The production has now opened to solid 4-stars reviews and runs until 21 Jan at the Lyttelton theatre.
Rounding out the cast are: Jack Bardoe (as Roderigo), Rory Fleck Byrne (as Cassio), Kirsty J Curtis (as Bianca), Gareth Kennerley (as Montano/Ensemble), Martin Marquez (as Duke of Venice), Amy Newton (as Ensemble), Steffan Rizzi (as Gentleman 3/1st Senator/Ensemble) and Jay Simpson (as Brabantio).
The production has set design by Chloe Lamford, costume design by Michael Vale and lighting design Jai Morjaria. Music and Sound is byPete Malkin and Benjamin Grant, movement director is Lucie Pankhurst and the fight director is Kev McCurdy.
Othello plays until 21 January 2023 at the Lyttelton theatre, National Theatre.
Photos by Myah Jeffers