Othello (2013)


WhatsOnStage   *****
Simon Coombs takes on the eponymous character Othello and gives a truly mighty performance”
“Graham O’Mara steals the show as Iago, the way his character bounces from a true and honest friend (through the eyes of Othello) to a bitter and brutal villain”
“many flawless performances”
“Thanks to the Grosvenor Park team for such a magical day. It’s just such a shame I didn’t have a chance to see the other two shows. Though I can say with certainty that I will be there next year”
“this Othello is faultless”
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The Reviews Hub   ****
“Othello is brought to life at the Open Air Theatre in Chester”
“[Simon Coombs] takes possession of the stage every time he appears, his charisma and magnitude holding every audience members attention”
“Performed in the round this adaptation sees the whole of the set used, with a few large prop pieces being carried on when required and costumes that show the era of sophistication”
“Set in the glorious surroundings of Grosvenor Park, Director Alex Clifton has used the area for the show well”
“take a long a picnic a chilled bottle of wine and enjoy an evening of magnificence”
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