New York Theatre Workshop has announced full casting for its upcoming productions of Othello.
William Shakespeare’s Othello, directed by Tony winner Sam Gold, will star the previously announced David Oyelowo (Selma) and Daniel Craig (Spectre) as Othello and Iago. They will be joined by Rachel Brosnahan (House of Cards) as Desdemona, David Wilson Barnes (Bridge of Spies) as the Duke/Ludovico, Marsha Stephanie Blake (Orange is the New Black) as Emilia, Blake DeLong (Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812) as Soldier, Glenn Fitzgerald (Dirty Sexy Money) as Brabantio, Slate Holmgren (King Lear) as Montano, Anthony Michael Lopez (The Penalty) as Soldier, Matthew Maher (The Flick) as Roderigo, Nikki Massoud (Zealot) as Bianca, Kyle Vincent Terry (Robin Hood) as Soldier, and Finn Wittrock (American Horror Story”) as Cassio.
Othello will feature scenic design by Andrew Lieberman, costume design by David Zinn, lighting design by Jane Cox, sound design by Bray Poor, and fight direction by Thomas Schall. Andrew Wade (Matilda) will serve as the voice consultant and Michael Sexton will serve as dramaturg and text consultant.
Dates for Othello will be announced.