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Internet Shakespeare Editions

Shakespeare in Performance: Stage Production

King Lear (1773, The Drury Lane Company)

TitleKing Lear
Theater CompanyThe Drury Lane Company
Release LocationsUK
Start Date1773-02-19
Audiencegeneral public
Play ConnectionsKing Lear (adaptation)

Cast Overview

King LearBarry
GonerilMiss Sherry
ReganMrs. Egerton
CordeliaMrs. S. Barry
Duke of BurgundyYates
Duke of CornwallRichard Hurst
Duke of AlbanyJohn H. Packer
Earl of KentAstley Bransby
Earl of GloucesterJames Aickin
EdgarSamuel Reddish
EdmundJ. Palmer
CaptainEllis Ackman
Gentleman UsherJames William Dodd

Company Overview

Theater Company The Drury Lane Company

Production information courtesy of: Assistant SIP Editors