Othello By William Shakespeare, Othello List of Scenes William Shakespeare You can buy the Arden text of this play from the online bookstore Othello Arden Shakespeare Third Series Entire play in one page Act , Scene Venice.A street Act , Scene Another street Act , Scene A council chamber Act , Scene Othello Folger Shakespeare Library In Venice, at the start of Othello, the soldier Iago announces his hatred for his commander, Othello, a Moor.Othello has promoted Cassio, not Iago, to be his lieutenant Iago crudely informs Brabantio, Desdemona s father, that Othello and Desdemona have eloped. No Fear Shakespeare Othello Act Scene I do hate him They re talking about Othello, though they never mention his name him, I swear.Three of Venice s most important noblemen took their hats off to him and asked him humbly to make me his lieutenant, the second in command. Play Summary CliffsNotes The play opens in the powerful city state of Venice, famous as a center of trade and banking and for its military might It is in the early hours of the morning, and two men Roderigo, a young gentleman and former suitor of Senator Brabantio s daughter Desdemona, and Iago, an ensign who claims to have been passed over for promotion by Othello are outside Senator Brabantio s house to SCENE I Venice A street William Shakespeare SCENE I Venice A street Enter RODERIGO and IAGO RODERIGO Tush never tell me I take it much unkindly That thou, Iago, who hast had my purse As if the strings were thine, shouldst know of this. SparkNotes Othello Video Summary Iconic Fictional Villains Who Were Actually Pretty Bad at Being Villains Nov , Othello Stratozor Voici une slection de jeux d Othello Othello est un jeu qui se joue deux Le but de ce jeu est d avoir le plus de pices possibles de sa couleur Noir ou Blanc la fin de la partie. Understanding Iago From Othello ThoughtCo The villain Iago from Othello is a central character, and understanding him is key to understanding Shakespeare s entire play His is the longest part with , lines Iago s character is consumed with hatred and envy He is jealous of Cassio for obtaining the position of Lieutenant over him, jealous of Othello believing that he has bedded his wife and jealous of Othello s position Reversi Online, Othello Games, Internet Reversi Free Reversi Game Join FlyOrDie s multiplayer Internet Reversi game The Trap and Turn game
In Othello, Shakespeare creates a powerful drama of a marriage that begins with fascination between the exotic Moor Othello and the Venetian lady Desdemona , with elopement, and with intense mutual devotion and that ends precipitately with jealous rage and violent deaths He sets this story in the romantic world of the Mediterranean, moving the action from Venice to the iIn Othello, Shakespeare creates a powerful drama of a marriage that begins with fascination between the exotic Moor Othello and the Venetian lady Desdemona , with elopement, and with intense mutual devotion and that ends precipitately with jealous rage and violent deaths He sets this story in the romantic world of the Mediterranean, moving the action from Venice to the island of Cyprus and giving it an even exotic coloring with stories of Othello s African past Shakespeare builds so many differences into his hero and heroine differences of race, of age, of cultural background that one should not, perhaps, be surprised that the marriage ends disastrously But most people who see or read the play feel that the love that the play presents between Othello and Desdemona is so strong that it would have overcome all these differences were it not for the words and actions of Othello s standard bearer, Iago, who hates Othello and sets out to destroy him by destroying his love for Desdemona As Othello succumbs to Iago s insinuations that Desdemona is unfaithful, fascination which dominates the early acts of the play turns to horror, especially for the audience We are confronted by spectacles of a generous and trusting Othello in the grip of Iago s schemes of an innocent Desdemona, who has given herself up entirely to her love for Othello only to be subjected to his horrifying verbal and physical assaults, the outcome of Othello s mistaken convictions about her faithlessness.