by Keith Hamilton Cobb
Shakespeare and Race
Sunday 12 August, 6.00pm
Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
|Tickets£15 (£12 Members / Students)||Running time2 hours|
An 85-minute solo play written and performed by African-American actor, Keith Hamilton Cobb, examining the experience and perspective of black men in America through the metaphor of William Shakespeare’s character, Othello. The play is followed by a post-performance discussion, hosted and led by Michael Witmore, Director of the Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington D.C.
American Moor is the first event of the Shakespeare & Race Festival.