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By Caridad Svich
Directed by Amaya Zhané

Inspired by and set in the wake of Shakespeare’s Othello, this play follows Desdemona’s Child as they come back to the town in which they were raised, haunted by the ghost of Beautiful D, and with a desire to come to terms with trauma from the past. Featuring performances by Cornish Theater Students and produced by Cornish Performance Production Students.

Evening Performances:
April 4-7, 2024 – 8pm

Matinee Performances:
April 6, 2024 – 2pm
Stick around for a TalkBack with director Amaya Zhané and special guests after the matinee performance.

Please be advised:
Desdemona’s Child (blood cry) deals with complex topics including death, violence, addiction, and racism. This production depicts onstage violence and will utilize atmospheric elements, such as haze and flashing lights.