Opening Night For Shakespeare's Othello At The Public Theater

by SARAH MANDATO · September 21, 2009

Meryl Streep[All photos by AMBER DE VOS for PMc]. Yesterday, the latest production of Shakespeare's Othello opened at the Public Theater, starring Philip Seymour Hoffman and directed by Peter Sellars. The LAByrinth Theater Company play drew acting legends Meryl Streep, Liev Schreiber, James Earl Jones, Faye Dunaway, Ralph Fiennes, Harvey Keitel and Sam Rockwell on this very successful first night, the debut of a run continuing through the 4th of October.

Ralph Fiennes, Patti SmithBill Pullman Ralph Fiennes, Patti Smith, Bill Pullman

Faye DunawayGaius Charles Faye Dunaway, Gaius Charles

James Earl Jones Liev Schreiber James Earl Jones, Liev Schreiber

Harvey Keitel Phillip Seymour Hoffman Harvey Keitel, Phillip Seymour Hoffman

Sam RockwellPeter Sellars Sam Rockwell, Peter Sellars

Laurie Eustis, Oskar EustisJessica Chastain Laurie Eustis, Oskar Eustis, Jessica Chastain

Josh Hamilton Stephen Pasquale, Laura Benanti Josh Hamilton, Stephen Pasquale, Laura Benanti