King Lear

in Los Angeles

October 2007

The Royal Shakespeare Company productions of KING LEAR and THE SEAGULL come to Royce Hall in Los Angeles, 19-28 October.  Ian McKellen and other cast members visited the Hobart Shakespeareans on 23 October.


Arriving at Hobart Elementary School


Inside classroom 56


Current 5th graders and alumni Shakespeareans
in a special performance for the RSC


Honorary t-shirts for all!


"Macbeth" (left) interviewed for Australian newspapers


Will and Ian in classroom 56


Frances Barber


Naomi Capron and Sylvester McCoy sign autographs


Gerald Kyd signs for the kids


Sylvester McCoy, the pied piper in shades


Peter Hinton on bass, Will Shakespeare on the wall


Sylvester McCoy and Shakespeareans

Ian McKellen visited CBS Television Studios for the taping of "The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson" on 17 October.


Drew Carey and Ian McKellen


Ian took a spin of the wheel on the set of "The Price is Right"

Ian discovered some cue cards for "The Price is Right"


Ian and RSC Company Manager Richard Clayton
Make it to the Showcase

Photos by Keith Stern