Drama on 3 | King Lear

King Lear

Shakespeare's great tragedy headed by Ian McDiarmid as Lear and Bill Paterson as Gloucester. When better than now to make a drama about 'the division of the kingdom'?


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Plays
  • Channel: BBC Radio 3
  • Duration: 2'30'00''
  • Broadcast date: 2016

UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

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