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Internet Shakespeare Editions

Shakespeare in Performance: Stage Production

King Lear (1746, The Covent Garden Company)

TitleKing Lear
Theater CompanyThe Covent Garden Company
Release LocationsUK
Start Date1746-12-04
Audiencegeneral public
Play ConnectionsKing Lear (adaptation)

Cast Overview

King LearDavid Garrick
GonerilMrs. James
ReganMrs. Bland
CordeliaSusanna Cibber
Duke of BurgundyBencraft
Duke of CornwallRidout
Duke of AlbanyGibson
Earl of KentJames Rosco
Earl of GloucesterWilliam Havard
EdgarLacy Ryan
Gentleman UsherWoodward

Company Overview

Theater Company The Covent Garden Company

Production information courtesy of: Assistant SIP Editors