Press night of 3 April cancelled because of injury to Frances Barber.
Part of 2006–2007 Complete Works Festival. Followed by International Tour in 2007, with The Seagull, then both productions play at the New London Theatre. (48 performances)
First venue on International Tour in 2007 , with The Seagull
Cast & Crew
|Duke of Albany||Julian Harries|
|Duke of Burgundy||Peter Hinton|
|Duke of Cornwall||Guy Williams|
|Earl of Gloucester||William Gaunt|
|Earl of Kent||Jonathan Hyde|
|Gloucester Servant 1||Russell Byrne|
|Gloucester Servant 2||Melanie Jessop|
|King Lear||Ian McKellen|
|King of France||Ben Addis|
|Lady in Waiting||Zoe Boyle|
|Lear’s Fool||Sylvester McCoy|
|Fight Arranger||Malcolm Ranson|
|Light Designer||Neil Austin|
|Music by||Steven Edis|
|Sound Designer||Fergus O’Hare|
- Observations (1)
- Source: RSC Performance Database RSC Performance Database
- Last modified by Matthew Somerville.
King Lear has a large cast. Mr Heffernan, in one of the smaller roles, gave an absolute gem of a performance. Critics rarely have space to do justice to such work. It’s a great pity .
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