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JULY 13-17, 2022 

 
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ABOUT THE PLAY

A DEADLY ROYAL PLOT

King Lear divides his kingdom among the two oldest daughters who flatter him and banishes the third one, Cordelia, who loves him. His eldest daughters both then reject him at their homes, so Lear goes mad and wanders through a storm. When Cordelia returns with an army, will their family start a civil war or find peace?

CAST

Directed by Brad Dell

King Lear..........................................Richard Maynard+*
Goneril...............................................Jen Green
Albany................................................Jonathan deLima*
Oswald...............................................Giovanni Bahena
Regan.................................................Heidi Mason*
Cornwall............................................Justin Verstraete
Cordelia.............................................Maggie Schmitt
France................................................David Robinson
Burgundy........................................David Korkow
Kent.....................................................Alex Wendel
Fool......................................................Brittny Rebhuhn
Gloucester......................................Sean Kanuso
Edgar.................................................Benjamin Sheridan*
Edmund...........................................Thomas Gill

+Member of Actors Equity Association
*Resident Artist Company Member

 

LEAR LEGENDS

NOTABLE ACTORS WHO HAVE PLAYED KING LEAR
Anthony Hopkins

2018, BBC

You've seen him in:

Silence of the Lambs (1991)

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Ian McKellen

2007, Royal Shakespeare Company

You've seen him in:

The Lord of the Rings (2001)

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Greg Hicks

2010, Royal Shakespeare Company

You've seen him in:

Snow White And The Huntsmen (2012)

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Michael Gambon

1983, Royal Shakespeare Company

You've seen him in:

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009)

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