Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, London,
Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, London, 24 February – 20 March
The final source of the tragic action in Shakespeare’s The Tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice has been attributed to various psychological, mythical, racial, social sources: Othello’s status as racial outsider...
Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, London, 25 May – 30 June
Shakespeare used Desdemona to personify a Christ-like figure, a representation of good in the battle of good versus evil, and an independent warrior to prove that she is a round character in Othello....
Shakespeare's Words | Othello | William Shakespeare
In "Othello" we encounter Iago, one of Shakespeare's most evil characters. Iago is an ensign in Othello's army and is jealous of Cassio's promotion to Lieutenant.
Romeo and Juliet Historical Context | Shakespeare Study
Even in the twenty-first century, many critics still believe that Shakespeare’s Desdemona in Othello has no other purpose than to be a puppet in Iago’s diabolical plan.