Coming soon in March, the Philadelphia Shakespeare Theatre will take on the classic â€œOthelloâ€ starring Tony-nominated Forrest McClendon in the title role. The show, directed by Carmen Khan, takes on the how â€œthe destruction of love can threaten the very fabric of our being, [destroying] not only our sense of who we are, but who we might become.â€ Their treatment of â€œOthelloâ€ will â€œexamine the differences between falling in love and being able to love.â€
â€œOthelloâ€ will be playing from March 8th through May 18th at the Philadelphia Shakespeare Theatre located at 2111 Sansom Street. Previews run from March 8th to March 10th; official opening date is March 13. Tickets can be purchased for $30 at www.philadelphiashakespearetheatre.org or by calling (215) 496-9722.