King Lear (1990): National Theatre, Lyttelton Theatre
PrKing Lear (1990)
PRINCIPAL CAST: David Bradley (Fool); Brian Cox (King Lear); Susan Engel (Goneril); Clare Higgins (Regan); Derek Hutchinson (Edgar); Peter Jeffrey (Gloucester); Hakeem Kae-Kazim (Edmund); Ian McKellen (Kent); Eve Matheson (Cordelia).
This production ran from 22 June 1990 - 2 February 1991. It played in rep with the same company as Richard Eyre's production of Richard III with Ian McKellen. It also toured internationally from 13 September - 16 December 1990, playing in Tokyo, Nottingham, Cardiff, Leeds, Belfast, Hamburg, Milan, Madrid, Paris, Cork and Cairo.