Casting Announced for The Porters of Hellsgate’s Production of OTHELLO

Calloway as Achilles

Thomas Bigley and Matt Calloway in The Porters’ 2012 production of Troilus & Cressida

The Porters of Hellsgate present Othello, directed by Thomas Bigley Feb. 28 – March 28 at the Whitmore Theatre in North Hollywood. Othello kicks off The Porters’ ninth season, returning artistic director Charles Pasternak to the stage for The Porters for the first time since his award-nominated performance playing King Henry V just one year ago. Pasternak will star as Iago, with resident artists Matt Calloway in the title role and Eliza Kiss as Desdemona. Associate artistic director Thomas Bigley returns to the director’s seat for the first time since his lauded King Lear in 2013.

The cast will also include Gus Krieger as Roderigo, Alex Parker as Cassio, Hilary Schwartz as Emelia, Jacques Freydont as the Duke of Venice, Sean Faye as Gratiano, Thomas Bigley as the Clown, Christine Sage as Bianca, Evan Lipkin as Montano, Brent D. Christensen as Brabantio, Kipp Moorman as Lodovico, and Michael Bigley and Kyle J. Nash in the ensemble.

Technical credits:
Stage Manager: Alicia Patterson
Costume Design by Jessica Pasternak
Lighting Design by Sterling Hall
Scenic Design by Alex Parker
Sound Design by Nicholas Neidorf

February 28 – March 28, 2015
The Porters of Hellsgate @ The Whitmore Theatre
11006 Magnolia Blvd, North Hollywood, CA 91601
Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm, 7pm on Sunday, March 1st, and at 2pm on Sundays, March 8th, 15th, and 22nd. The production will run approximately two hours with one intermission. Click Here for tickets, $20 online; $25 at the door. All major credit cards accepted at the door. Reservation line: (818) 325-2055.


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