Othello (Spencer J. Horne ’14) accuses his wife, Desdemona, of infidelity.
Roderigo, played by Jonathon J.S. Longcroft ’15 (right), complains to Iago that he hasn’t gotten any closer to stealing Desdemona from Othello. Iago convinces him that he must murder Cassio in order for his plan to succeed.
Cassio (Paris K. Ellsworth ‘14) celebrates with his troupe of soldiers as Othello (Spencer J. Horne '14) and Desdemona (Rachel V. Byrd '13) flirt in the background.
Cassio is severely wounded by Roderigo. Hearing his cries for help, the Cyprus prostitute Bianca (Simone E. Polanen ’14) and the soldiers tend to him.
Emilia, Desdemona’s faithful servant, weeps over her mistress’ dead body after Othello, racked with grief, kills her.
A colorful gathering—composed of Cassio (Paris K. Ellsworth ’14), Desdemona (Rachel V. Byrd ’13), Emilia (Emily B. Hyman ’13), and Iago (Phil M. Gillen ’13)—arrives in Cyprus.