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'Open my veins, pluck out my eyes
there is no pain I do not deserve.'

Zimbabwe 2008. The impending elections bring hope to a country left raw by oppression. Will Tsvangirai topple Mugabe? Otieno, a militia leader protecting a white farm under siege by Mugabe's war veterans, secretly marries the white farmer's daughter. But Otieno's confidante Ian is sowing seeds of jealousy to destroy their love...

A contemporary reworking of Shakespeare's Othello, set against the continuing deprivation of present-day Zimbabwe. This visceral new play brings a brutal beauty to the well-known tragedy of violence and betrayal.

From the company behind Blood Wedding last summer -
'a relevant and powerful production' The Metro **** Critics Choice
'spirited and hugely likeable' Timeout
'compelling and immediate' The Stage

Otieno | Trevor Michael Georges
Ian | Jack Hawkins
Diana | Siân Goff
Rufaro | David Ajao
Kagiso | Kevin Golding
Howard | David Charles
Vick | Michael Hayes
Bamedele | Rhoda Ofori-Attah

Director | Poppy Burton-Morgan
Designer | William Reynolds
Costume Designer | Katharine Heath
Assistant Director | Erica Miller

Produced by Heather Doole
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