Adrian Scarborough

Sam Mendes directs Simon Russell Beale's 'extraordinary' Lear
By Editorial Staff

Sam Mendes' production of King Lear starring Simon Russell Beale opened at the NT Olivier last night (23 January 2014)

King Lear (NT Olivier)

Sam Mendes' production of King Lear starring Simon Russell Beale as the eponymous monarch opened at the NT Olivier last night

Show Pics: Simon Russell Beale reunites with Sam Mendes for NT's Lear
By Editorial Staff

Production images have been released for Sam Mendes' production of King Lear at the NT Olivier starring Simon Russell Beale, which opens later this week (23 January 2014)

Kate Fleetwood, Anna Maxwell Martin and Olivia Vinall join Russell Beale in Mendes' Lear
The trio will play Lear's three daughters alongside Adrian Scarborough and Stanley Townsend in the National Theatre production next year, according to the Daily Mail