Ian McKellen Stage
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Written by William Shakespeare
Directed by Deborah Warner
Ian McKellen in the role of The Earl of Kent
Lyttleton, London
26 June 1990 - 16 December 1990
CAST
The Earl of Kent
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Ian McKellen
The Earl of Gloucester
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Peter Jeffrey
Edmund
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Hakeem Kae-Kazim
Lear, King of Britain
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Brian Cox
Goneril
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Susan Engel
Regan
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Clare Higgins
Cordelia
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Eve Matheson
The Duke of Albany
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Richard Bremmer
The Duke of Cornwall
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Richard O'Callaghan
The Duke of Burgundy
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Mark Strong
The King of France
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David Collings
Edgar
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Derek Hutchinson
Oswald
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Nicholas Blane
Third Knight
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Peter Sullivan
Lear's Fool
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David Bradley
Curan
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Stephen Marchant
Gentleman
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Colin Hurley
First Servant
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Mark Strong
Second Servant
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Stephen Marchant
Third Servant
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Richard Simpson
Old Man
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Sam Beazley
Messenger
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Phil McKee
Doctor
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Bruce Purchase
Captain
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Mark Strong
Herald
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Richard Simpson
OTHER CREDITS
Designer: Hildegard Bechtler; Music: Dominic Muldowney; Lighting: Jean Kalman; Fights: John Waller