King Lear

3 hr 1 min | Royal Shakespeare Company | 2016

King Lear has ruled for many years. As age overtakes him, he divides his kingdom amongst his children. Misjudging their loyalty, he soon finds himself stripped of all the trappings of state, wealth and power that had defined him.

King Lear has ruled for many years. As age overtakes him, he divides his kingdom amongst his children. Misjudging their loyalty, he soon finds himself stripped of all the trappings of state, wealth and power that had defined him.

Details

Actor
Antony Sher, Nia Gwynne, Kelly Williams, Natalie Simpson, Clarence Smith, James Clyde, Marcus Griffiths, Theo Ogundipe, Antony Byrne, David Troughton, Oliver Johnstone, Paapa Essiedu, Graham Turner
Director
Gregory Doran, Robin Lough
Producer
Zoe Donegan
Writer
William Shakespeare