King Lear: Stratford Festival

  |  Book Tickets: 20/02/2015
Rated 12A by the BBFC
King Lear: Stratford Festival Film Poster


Theatrical production of Shakespeare's tragedy starring Colm Feore as the titular monarch. Proposing to divide his vast kingdom amongst his three daughters, Goneril (Maev Beatty), Regan (Liisa Repo-Martell) and Cordelia (Sara Farb), Lear proposes that the one who loves him most will receive the largest share. As the scheme unfolds, Goneril and Regan's true colours emerge, uncovering a vast conspiracy of greed and cruelty within the once loyal dynasty. When Lear is tricked into making a devastating error, events spiral into madness and malice, bringing the realm to its knees...