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Internet Shakespeare Editions

Shakespeare in Performance: Stage Production

King Lear (1742, The Drury Lane Company)

TitleKing Lear
Theater CompanyThe Drury Lane Company
Release LocationsUK
Start Date1742-04-28
Audiencegeneral public
Play ConnectionsKing Lear (adaptation)

Cast Overview

King LearJames Quin
GonerilMrs. Woodward
CordeliaSusanna Cibber
Duke of BurgundyBencraft
Duke of CornwallCashell
Duke of AlbanyGibson
Earl of KentJames Rosco
Earl of GloucesterRoger Bridgwater
EdgarLacy Ryan
Gentleman UsherWoodward

Company Overview

Theater Company The Drury Lane Company

Production information courtesy of: Assistant SIP Editors