King Lear

King Lear (Bristol Old Vic)
Tim West stars as Shakespeare's king in this new production in Bristol
The Shadow King (Barbican Theatre)
Michael Kantor's production re-imagines King Lear as the leader of an indigenous community
Further casting announced for King Lear at the Old Vic
Glenda Jackson will lead the production from 4 November
John Boyega to star in new Old Vic season
Casting for King Lear and Woyzeck has been announced
Your favourite Shakespeare speeches
Find out which Shakespeare speech you voted as your favourite
Further casting announced for No Man's Land
Owen Teale joins Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart in Harold Pinter's play
King Lear (Manchester Royal Exchange)
Don Warrington stars as the mad king in Talawa Theatre Company's take on Shakespeare's King Lear
King Lear (Royal & Derngate)
Michael Pennington plays Shakespeare's great tragic role in a touring production
What's in my dressing room? - Michael Pennington
The King Lear star takes us backstage to find out which items he couldn't live without
Michael Coveney: RSC Dream and Lee Hall at the Tower are the tip of the am-dram iceberg
Are the demarcation lines between the amateur and professional theatres even more blurred than we imagine?