SHAKESPEARE UNCOVERED
Othello with David Harewood

Air date: Fri., Feb. 6, 10:00 pm


In 1997, David Harewood was the first black actor to play Othello on stage at the National Theatre in London. In this episode, he unravels the complex issues of prejudice and jealousy that are threaded throughout the play and returns to the National to meet the most recent actor to take on the role at the theatre, Adrian Lester. Interviews include Simon Russell Beale, Ian McKellen, Julia Stiles and Sir Patrick Stewart.

 

 

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