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Lear

Synopsis
A live sound recording of Edward Bond’s play Lear first performed at the Royal Court theatre, London. Harry Andrews is Lear.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Credits

Director
William Gaskill
Writer
Edward Bond
Screenplay
Deirdre Clancy
Production Design
John Napier
Cast
Alec Heggie 
Anthony Douse 
Anthony Milner 
Bob Hoskins 
Carmel McSharry 
Celestine Randall 
Derek Carpenter 
Diana Quick 
Eric Allen 
Gareth Hunt 
Geoffrey Hinsliff 
George Howe 
Harry Andrews 
Marjorie Yates 
Mark McManus 
Matthew Guinness 
Oliver Cotton 
Ray Barron 
Richard Howard 
Ron Pember 
Rosemary McHale 
Struan Rodger 
William Hoyland 

Archive

Name

British Library Sound Archive

Email
listening@bl.uk
Web
http://www.bl.uk/nsa External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7412 7676
Fax
020 7412 7441
Address
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB
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