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King Lear

Synopsis
Live sound recording of King Lear by the English Stage Company directed by Max Stafford-Clark. Tom Wilkinson is Lear.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Audio
Recording date
24 Feb 1993
Duration
120 mins

Credits

Director
Max Stafford-Clark
Writer
William Shakespeare
Cast
Tom WilkinsonLear
Cara KellyCordelia
Hugh RossEarl of Gloucester
Andy SerkisFool
Iain GlenEdgar, later disguised as Tom o’Bedlam
Adrian DunbarEdmund
Fraser JamesOswald
Jason WatkinsDuke of Albany
Lia WilliamsGoneril
Nigel LindsayKing of France
Peter JacksonEarl of Kent
Peter-Hugo DalyDuke of Cornwall
Rupert WickhamDuke of Burgundy
Saskia ReevesRegan

Additional Details

Theatre
Royal Court Theatre
Theatre company
English Stage Company
Production type
Other
Plays
King Lear
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Archive

Name

British Library Sound Archive

Email
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020 7412 7676
Fax
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Address
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NW1 2DB

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