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Shakespeare in Performance: Stage Production

King Lear (1776, The Covent Garden Company)

TitleKing Lear
Theater CompanyThe Covent Garden Company
Release LocationsUK
Start Date1776-02-22
Audiencegeneral public
Play ConnectionsKing Lear (adaptation)

Cast Overview

King LearBarry
GonerilMrs. Hunter
ReganMiss Ambrose
CordeliaMrs. S. Barry
Duke of BurgundyYoung
Duke of CornwallThompson
Duke of AlbanyL'Estrange
Earl of KentM. Clarke
Earl of GloucesterThomas Hull
EdmundJames Aickin
Gentleman UsherJohn Quick

Company Overview

Theater Company The Covent Garden Company

Production information courtesy of: Assistant SIP Editors