This adaptation of Othello, was staged in modern dress, with a focus on the language of Shakespeare’s original work. More…
After Othello, a black Arab, is made General and appointed leader of a wartime military operation, he chooses a scholar as his lieutenant and marries a powerful senator's daughter without his consent. Sick of being passed over, Othello's closest friend and best soldier uses his influence to make a deadly point.
See it if I saw the show in London. The interpretation moved me profoundly and I thought it was relevant to contemporary problems.
Don't see it if You are unfamiliar with Shakespeare plays.