Music: Henry Purcell (arranged by Simon Sadoff).
Choreography: José Limón .
Plot: José Limón, after Shakespeare's Othello
Costumes: Pauline Lawrence.
Premiere: on August 19, 1949 at the Palmer Auditorium, Connecticut College.
Dancers at the premiere: José Limón (the Moor), Betty Jones (his wife), Lucas Hoving (his friend), Pauline Koner (the friend's wife).
In the repertory of the Paris Opera Ballet since 1987 (premiered by Georges Piletta (The Moor), Charles Jude (Iago) and Françoise Legrée (Iago's wife)).