King Lear

King Lear
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Start Date: Feb 3 2011
Location: Shalin Liu Performance Center



London National Theater Simulcast
Date: Thursday February 3 2011, 7:00 pm
Play: King Lear
Link to Info: www.ntlive.com
Synopsis:
An aging monarch. A kingdom divided. A child’s love rejected. As Lear’s world descends into chaos, all that he once believed is brought into question. One of the greatest works in western literature, King Lear explores the very nature of human existence: love and duty, power and loss, good and evil. 3 hrs., 1 Intermission.

Full Cast: Pippa Bennett-Warner, Ron Cook, Michael Hadley, Derek Jacobi, Paul Jesson, Gina McKee, Justine Mitchell. Directed by Michael Grandage.

Ticket prices are $22, $26, and $29 — Reserved seating. Call
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