King Lear
by William Shakespeare
Tower Theatre, Canonbury
February 1 - 16, 1974

   
Cast
   

 
Lear, King of BritainDon Kirkman
King of FranceNigel Martin or Colin Ley
Duke of BurgundyNorman Rimmer
Duke of Cornwall, husband to ReganRon Brooker
Duke of Albany, husband to GonerilBernard Cuffling
Earl of KentJim Spall
Earl of GloucesterTony Halfpenny
Edgar, son to GloucesterRod Dungate
Edmund, bastard son to GloucesterLarry Barnes
FoolWesley Ashwell
Curan, a courtierWilmot Bennitt
Oswald, steward to GonerilTony Shalson
Old Man, tenant to GloucesterNorman Rimmer
A gentleman Tony Goodman
Herald, attendants, messengers etc.Peter Bond
Alan Ornstin
Wilmot Bennitt
Daughters to Lear
Goneril

Susan Jones
ReganValerie Testa
CordeliaJill Rogers
 

King Lear
Don Kirkman

Production Team
Director : Clyde Jones
Set Design : John Dorsett
Lighting Design : Marilyn Gold
Music composed by Alan McCombie & conducted by Derek Smith

Stage Manager : Daphne Grose
ASMs : Cathy McManus, Sue Morrell, Veronica Horne, Marjorie Kramer, Angela Turner, Alan Ornstin
Costumes : RSC & Tower Theatre Wardrobe
Weapons : Larry Barnes
Lighting operators : Loly Schenck, Helen Boyer
Sound operator : Stephen Ley
Set construction : Tower Theatre Workshop