King Lear sitting upon his throne.

King Lear | William Shakespeare

23rd May 2018 to 09th June 2018

Venue Royal Shakespeare Company
Prices £16.00 - £16.00
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Accessible Performances

Date Time Performance Types More Info / Tickets
2nd June 2018 11:00

Touch Tour

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2nd June 2018 13:15

Audio Described

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7th June 2018 13:15


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King Lear has ruled for many years. As age overtakes him, he divides his kingdom amongst his children.
Misjudging their loyalty, he soon finds himself stripped of all the trappings of state, wealth and power that had defined him.

RSC Artistic Director Gregory Doran’s critically-acclaimed production returns to the Royal Shakespeare Theatre for three weeks only, with Antony Sher reprising his role as King Lear, one of the greatest parts ever written by Shakespeare.