JACKSON, Tenn. – Feb. 22, 2001 –
|Joy Spurlin, DJ Lee, and the rest of The Union University Players bring "Othello" to the stage March 8-13.|
"Othello is one of the greatest tragedies ever written," said David Burke, associate professor of communication arts and director of the play. Cast members include students D.J. Lee as Othello, Andrew Holladay as Iago, Joy Spurlin as Desdemona, Josh Betts as Rodrigo, Graham Hillard as Cassio and Lauren Vernon as Bianca.
Following the opening night performance there will be a gala reception and a chance to meet the cast and crew of the show. After the remainder of the performances there will be a discussion period featuring guest speakers on a variety of topics that are raised in the production.
Admission is $7 for the general public and $3 for Union students, faculty and staff. For more information or to inquire about purchasing tickets, contact Union's box office at (901) 661-5105
Sara B. Horn,