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Internet Shakespeare Editions

Shakespeare in Performance: Stage Production

King Lear (1774, The Drury Lane Company)

TitleKing Lear
Theater CompanyThe Drury Lane Company
Release LocationsUK
Start Date1774-05-17
Audiencegeneral public
Play ConnectionsKing Lear (adaptation)

Cast Overview

King LearDavid Garrick
GonerilMiss Sherry
ReganMrs. Hopkins
CordeliaMiss Younge
Duke of BurgundyJ. Bannister
Duke of CornwallRichard Hurst
Duke of AlbanyJohn H. Packer
Earl of KentAstley Bransby
Earl of GloucesterJames Aickin
EdmundJ. Palmer
CaptainEllis Ackman
Gentleman UsherBurton
AranteMiss Platt

Company Overview

Theater Company The Drury Lane Company

Production information courtesy of: Assistant SIP Editors