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Internet Shakespeare Editions

Shakespeare in Performance: Stage Production

The True and Ancient History of King Lear and His Three Daughters (1722, The Drury Lane Company)

TitleThe True and Ancient History of King Lear and His Three Daughters
Year1722
Theater CompanyThe Drury Lane Company
Theaters
Release LocationsUK
Start Date1722-04-26
LanguagesEnglish
Audiencegeneral public
Play ConnectionsKing Lear (adaptation)

Cast Overview

King LearBarton Booth
CordeliaMrs. Booth
Earl of KentCharles Williams
Earl of GloucesterColley Cibber
EdgarRobert Wilks
EdmundRobert Wilks Jr.
GentlemanWilliam Penkethman

Company Overview

Theater Company The Drury Lane Company

Production information courtesy of: Assistant SIP Editors