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Shakespeare in Performance: Stage Production

King Lear (1768, The Drury Lane Company)

TitleKing Lear
Year1768
Theater CompanyThe Drury Lane Company
Theaters
Release LocationsUK
Start Date1768-10-21
LanguagesEnglish
Audiencegeneral public
Play ConnectionsKing Lear (adaptation)

Cast Overview

King LearBarry
GonerilMrs. W. Barry
ReganMrs. Hopkins
CordeliaMrs. Dancer
Duke of BurgundyJoseph Fox
Duke of CornwallRichard Hurst
Duke of AlbanyJohn H. Packer
Earl of KentAstley Bransby
Earl of GloucesterBurton
EdgarSamuel Reddish
EdmundJ. Palmer
Gentleman UsherJames William Dodd
AranteMiss E. Hippisley

Company Overview

Theater Company The Drury Lane Company

Production information courtesy of: Assistant SIP Editors