Adrian Lester in Othello at the National Theatre

Adrian Lester, last seen at the National Theatre as Henry V, takes the title role, playing opposite Rory Kinnear (Iago), whose recent appearances at the National Theatre include Hamlet and The Last of the Haussmans.

Othello, newly married to Desdemona who is half his age, is appointed leader of a military operation to defend Cyprus from the Turks. Iago, his ensign, passed over for promotion in favour of young Cassio, persuades Othello that Cassio and Desdemona are having an affair.

Booking Period 12 July – 18 August 2013

Access Performances – Captioned performances: 14 & 23 July

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CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF – London Production Cast Announcement!

ADRIAN LESTER to join Broadway cast members JAMES EARL JONES and PHYLICIA RASHAD for Cat on a Hot  Tin Roof London run.

Producers of Cat On A Hot Tin Roof have announced that James Earl Jones, Phylicia Rashad and Adrian Lester will be starring in a London transfer of the sold out Broadway production of Tennessee Williams’ Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, directed again by Debbie Allen.

Venue for the London transfer have not yet been announced.

For updates you can register your details at, so you can be the first to get tickets.

Go now to www.catwestend.com and register!