Othello: National Theatre


Alice Gill-Sheldon Theatre Sun, May 7 3:00 PM
Film Info
Event Type:National Theatre of London
On Screen Event
Run Time:3 hours (including intermission)


The National Theatre of London continues its season with its acclaimed new production of “Othello” showing in Sedona on Sunday, May 7 at 3 p.m. The Sedona International Film Festival hosts the big screen premiere at its Alice Gill-Sheldon Theatre.

National Theatre’s “Othello” is an extraordinary new production of Shakespeare’s most enduring tragedy, directed by Clint Dyer with a cast that includes Giles Terera (Hamilton), Rosy McEwen (The Alienist), and Paul Hilton (The Inheritance).

She’s a bright, headstrong daughter of a senator; elevated by her status but stifled by its expectations.?He’s a refugee of slavery; having risen to the top of a white world, he?finds love across racial lines has a cost.?

Wed in secret, Desdemona and Othello crave a new life together.?But as unseen forces conspire against them, they find their future is not theirs to decide.

“Othello” was filmed live on the Lyttleton stage of the National Theatre. ?

“Extraordinary … revelatory and relevant.” — WhatsOnStage

“Clint Dyer makes this tragedy feel utterly new.” — Guardian

“A visceral piece of theatre.” — Time Out

“Remarkable!” — The Times

“Transfixing, full of vision.” — The Independent