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Othello   

 
Shubert Theatre, (10/19/1943 - 7/01/1944)
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Opening Date: Oct 19, 1943    
Closing Date: Jul 01, 1944 Total Performances: 296

Category: Play, Drama, Tragedy, Revival, Broadway
Description: A Tragedy presented in Two Acts
Setting: Venice and Cyprus.



Production Staff
Theatre Owned by The Shubert Organization; Theatre Operated by the Central Theatres Leasing & Construction Company
Produced by The Theatre Guild (Theresa Helburn, Lawrence Langner: Administrative Directors); Associate Producer: John Haggott
Written by William Shakespeare; Incidental music by Tom Bennett
Staged by Margaret Webster
Scenic Design by Robert Edmond Jones; Lighting Design by Robert Edmond Jones
Company Manager: John Yorke
Assistant Stage Mgr: Rosalind Fradkin and John Ireys
Conducted by Milan Hartz
General Press Representative: Alfred H. Tamarin; Associate Press Representative: June Greenwall
Cast
Paul RobesonOthello
José FerrerIago
Uta HagenDesdemona
James MonksCassio
Margaret WebsterEmilia
Sam BanhamFirst Cypriot Soldier
Henry BarnardMessenger
Ronald BishopEnsemble
Bruce BrightonThird Cypriot Soldier
Jeff BrownEnsemble
Jack de ShayFirst Senator
Martha FalconerEnsemble
John GerstadEnsemble
Albert HachmeisterEnsemble
Averell HarrisBrabantio
Philip HustonLodovico
John IreysThird Senator
Timothy Lynn KearseEnsemble
Edith KingBianca
David KoserEnsemble
Jack ManningRoderigo
Robert E. PerryDuke of Venice
Gratiano
Eugene StuckmannSecond Cypriot Soldier
Graham VelseySecond Senator
William WoodsonMontano