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The True and Antient History of King Lear and His Three Daughters (1744, The Drury Lane Company)

TitleThe True and Antient History of King Lear and His Three Daughters
Year1744
Theater CompanyThe Drury Lane Company
Theaters
Release LocationsUK
Start Date1744-10-24
LanguagesEnglish
Audiencegeneral public
Play ConnectionsKing Lear (adaptation)

Cast Overview

King LearDavid Garrick
GonerilMrs. Bennet
ReganMrs. Cross
CordeliaAnna Lyddal Giffard
Duke of BurgundyRay
Duke of CornwallBlakes
Duke of AlbanyTurbutt
Earl of KentWinstone
Earl of GloucesterBridges
EdgarHenry Gifford
EdmundWilliam Havard
Gentleman UsherNeale

Company Overview

Theater Company The Drury Lane Company

Production information courtesy of: Assistant SIP Editors