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NT Live: King Lear

E Theatre

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Synopsis

β€˜Ian McKellen reigns supreme in this triumphant production.’ - Daily Telegraph

Considered by many to be the greatest tragedy ever written, King Lear sees two ageing fathers – one a King, one his courtier – reject the children who truly love them. Their blindness unleashes a tornado of pitiless ambition and treachery, as family and state are plunged into a violent power struggle with bitter ends.

Release Date 3 November 2018
Running Time 3hr 40m
Rating E
Cast Ian McKellen
Director Jonathan Munby

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