A summary of the Othello play.
Act 1: Othello gives Roderigo a promotion, skipping over Iago who originally wanted it. Iago becomes angry and plots against Othello.
Act 2: Weeks later, Iago comes up with a plan to spread rumors about a fake affair between Cassio and Desdemona. Iago tells Roderigo about the affair and tricks him into getting into a fight with Cassio at the night party.
Act 3: Othello arranges to meet Iago later. in that time, Cassio was talking Desdemona and Desdemona promises to speak to Othello on his behalf. Iago uses that conversation to plat seeds of doubt in Othello's mind. Thinking his wife was having an affair.
Act 4: Iago tells Othello that Cassio has slept with Desdemona.
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