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Internet Shakespeare Editions

Shakespeare in Performance: Stage Production

King Lear (1759, The Drury Lane Company)

TitleKing Lear
Theater CompanyThe Drury Lane Company
Release LocationsUK
Start Date1759-11-15
Audiencegeneral public
Play ConnectionsKing Lear (performance)

Cast Overview

King LearDavid Garrick
GonerilMrs. Bennet
ReganMiss Haughton
CordeliaSusanna Cibber
Duke of CornwallBlakes
Duke of AlbanyJohn H. Packer
Earl of KentAstley Bransby
Earl of GloucesterTom Davies
EdgarWilliam Havard
EdmundJ. Palmer
ArantiMiss E. Hippisley

Company Overview

Theater Company The Drury Lane Company

Production information courtesy of: Assistant SIP Editors