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Othello

a Play
CATEGORY :
by William Shakespeare

COMPANY : Soul-stice Repertory Ensemble [WEBSITE]
VENUE : 7 Stages [WEBSITE]
ID# 216

SHOWING : February 15, 2001 - March 12, 2001

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PRODUCTION DESCRIPTION

Running in repertory with CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF, HAY FEVER, and ALICE IN WONDERLAND (adult version)


CAST & CREW LIST
Director/Sound Designer/Set Designer Hudson Adams
Lighting Designer Michael Hidalgo
Fight Director Drew Reeves
Stage Manager Rhonda Swena
Duke/Lodovico Freddie Ashley
Roderigo Brik Berkes
Emilia Barbara Cole Uterhardt
Montano Johnell Easter
Bianca Jill Hames
Iago David Harrell
Othello Neal Hazard
Desdemona Wendy Malconian
Cassio Daniel May
Brabantio Al Stilo
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REVIEWS

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by jimhonkisz
Tuesday, March 6, 2001
2.0
Shakespeare's text has been edited to emphasize essential character disclosure and plot development at the cost of the Bard's poetry. The cast exacerbates the editorial decision by adopting prose recitation which ignores or hides rhythm and rhetoric. As a result, much of the poetic nuance is diminished or lost. This is an Othello stripped for action. There is good, almost ingenious, use of the set and the principle actors--
Neal Hazard, David Harrell and Wendy Malconian--all perform more than adequately with the material which they have been given.
All in all, this is an interesting production that is limited and somewhat disappointing because of the departures chosen from the original text.
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