Tuesday, February 17, 2015

UA’s Arizona Repertory Theatre presents OTHELLO


From: Pierce, Lisa Ann - (lisapierce) [mailto:lisapierce@email.arizona.edu]
Sent: Tuesday, February 17, 2015 3:33 PM
Subject: Worst Villain of ALL-TIME Arrives at UA in March


Quick, HIDE! 


Or, enjoy the deeply twisted & dark psyche of the worst villain of all time from the comfort & safety of your theatre seat in the Tornabene Theatre. 


is coming…


That means Shakespeare's OTHELLO will be playing in March at Arizona Repertory Theatre. Some have said that Iago is the most evil villain in any story - ever - because he gains the trust of others, relentlessly takes advantage of his peers' flaws, & unapologetically causes the deaths (yes, deaths) of his counterparts in order to achieve his goals. Or, maybe he doesn't really have the goals you think he does. Maybe...he just…enjoys...the mayhem. 



UA's Arizona Repertory Theatre presents OTHELLO
by William Shakespeare, directed by Brent Gibbs

TUCSON, AZ - Deemed the darkest tale of the human heart ever written, this is the story of a man who loves, yet cannot trust. The play centers on Othello, the Moorish General, whose valiant exploits have saved the state and won him the love of Desdemona, who defies social convention and her father's will to marry him. But Othello's ensign, Iago, harbors a secret resentment and plants the seed that will destroy Othello's love. Featuring some of Shakespeare's most beautiful poetry, Othello tells a timeless, tragic tale of love, deceit, jealousy and murder.

Dates & Times:

Previews: Mar 8 at 1:30pm, Mar 9 at 7:30pm

Evenings: Mar 11-14, Mar 26-28, Apr 3-4 at 7:30pm Matinees: Mar 14, Mar 28-29, Apr 5 at 1:30pm

Place: Tornabene Theatre on the UA campus located near the SE corner of Park Avenue and Speedway Boulevard.

Cost/Admission: Regular $28,

Senior/UA Employee/Military $26, Student $19,

Preview $17, Alumni discount 10% off

Deeper discounts apply for groups numbering 10+

Ticket Information: UA Fine Arts Box Office, (520) 621-1162 | 12p-4p | M-F | theatre.arizona.edu

Parking: Park Avenue Garage, located on Park Avenue just north of Speedway Blvd. Pre-paid parking is available for weekday evening performances. Saturday and Sunday there is no charge to park. If you have special needs for parking, please call UA Parking & Transportation Services at (520) 621-3550.

Media Contact: Lisa Pierce, (520) 626-2686, lisapierce@email.arizona.edu
Production Sponsor: Pat Engels & Richard Medland




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