The Tragedy of King Lear

King Lear

A radio production of Shakespeare's play King Lear, co-produced by the Renaissance Theatre Company and BBC Radio 3. This was produced in celebration of John Gielgud’s 90th birthday and uses the full folio text of the play.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Plays
  • Channel: BBC Radio 3
  • Duration: 3'13'28''
  • Broadcast date: 1994

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

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