The Moorish general Othello is manipulated into thinking that his new wife Desdemona has been carrying on an affair with his lieutenant Michael Cassio when in reality it is all part of the scheme of a bitter ensign named Iago.
Did You Know?
In Venice, Othello the great general has married Desdemona. It was a private ceremony, only a few friends including his officer, Iago.
Iago, Othello's Ancient
I do hate him as I hate hell's pains. Oh you are well tuned now, but I'll set down the pegs that make this music, as honest as I am.
Performed by Sian Thomas See more