British Universities Film & Video Council

moving image and sound, knowledge and access

Král Lear

Alternative title
King Lear
Synopsis
Video recording of Pavel Simák’s 2007 production of King Lear with Dusan Sitek in the title role.
Language
Czech
Country
Czech Republic
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
1 Jan 2007
Duration
120 mins

Credits

Director
Pavel Simák
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Zdenek Král
Production Design
Jaroslav Cermak
Costume
Michaeli Horejsí
Cast
Dusan SitekLear
Katerina Lid’ákováCordelia
Pavel LeicmanEarl of Gloucester
Gustav ReznicekFool
Tomás StolarikEdgar, later disguised as Tom o’Bedlam
Helena CermákováGoneril
Ludek RandarEarl of Kent
Pavel VacekEdmund
Romana JulinováRegan
Rostislav MarekDuke of Cornwall
Zdenek JulinaDuke of Albany

Additional Details

Theatre
Municipal Theatre, Zlín
Production type
Stage Recordings
Plays
King Lear
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

History
Produced at the Municipal Theatre, Zlín, beginning 13 January 2007. The production was filmed for Hungarian television; channel and date not known.
Textual information
Translated into Czech by Martin Hilský. Adapted by Vladimír Fekar and Pavel Simák.

Archive

Name

Arts Institute-Theatre Institute

Email
info@institutumeni.cz
Web
http://institute.theatre.cz External site opens in new window
Phone
224 809 123
Fax
224 809 123
Address
Celetna 17
110 00 Praha 1
Czech Republic

Record Stats

This record has been viewed 335 times.