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Shakespeare in Performance: Stage Production

King Lear (1766, The Covent Garden Company)

TitleKing Lear
Theater CompanyThe Covent Garden Company
Release LocationsUK
Start Date1766-11-24
Audiencegeneral public
Play ConnectionsKing Lear (adaptation)

Cast Overview

King LearDavid Ross
GonerilMrs. Stephens
ReganMrs. Vincent
CordeliaMiss Mary Wilford
Duke of CornwallAnderson
Duke of AlbanyDavis
Earl of KentWalker
Earl of GloucesterGibson
EdgarH. Smith
EdmundM. Clarke
Gentleman UsherJohn Cushing

Company Overview

Theater Company The Covent Garden Company

Production information courtesy of: Assistant SIP Editors