Click here to download: The King Lear Session
Following your feedback we’ve created a new version of The King Lear Session. This revised show explores the motivations of Lear, Kent, Goneril, Regan, Cordelia, Gloucester and Edmund with humour, discussion and arguments that focus on the major themes of the play. And as always is performed faithfully to the text with top notch dramatic performances.
Topics and themes analysed in this Session: The Natural Order vs. The Unnatural; Filial Ingratitude; Madness; The Divine Right of Kings; The Nature of Man; Power and Responsibility; Families Mirroring Nations; The Parallels of Lear and Gloucester’s Journey; The Political Context of Lear’s Time.
Adaptation and Direction by: Peadar Donohoe
Poster Illustration: Danny Greenhalgh