CORONAVIRUS: All UK venues closed on 16th March 2020 and there is currently no planned re-opening time though it will not be before 1st June 2020 and is most likely to be September (according to some West End producers).
Some shows have been cancelled, or closed early, but many are being rescheduled and we are trying to keep up with the changes - assume that anything posted for April and May is actually postponed or cancelled. Pantomimes are possible but a few venues and shows may not return and larger venues and tours are unlikely to re-appear before 2021 though we have some hope for some panto ....
Othello, a Moor, falls in love with Desdemona but is broken by jealousy falsely encouraged. Shakespeare's most human play sets delicacy and power, trust and jealousy, love and hate, good and evil in stark and tragic opposition. Powerless in the face of their own self destructive instincts, the characters are caught on a downward spiral towards inevitable tragedy. Shakespeare's most famous thriller-tragedy gains new momentum in this explosive contemporary version, starring the UK's hottest young acting talent. With furious choreography from physical theatre masters Frantic Assembly and an adrenalin-fuelled soundtrack from electro-band Hybrid, this is Othello as you've never seen it before. Running time: 90mins with no interval. Age 14+ AuthorShakespeare.CompanyFrantic Assembly.ProducerTheatre Royal Plymouth.DirectorScott Graham.DesignLaura Hopkins.LightingNatasha Chivers.SoundGareth Fry.MusicHybrid (soundtrack).ChoreographerScott Graham.ChoreographerEddie Kay.