‘The Background to King Lear’ is a talk on the religious, political and personal background to Shakespeare’s play….
It was given in a dramatized form on Sunday, March 12th, at the Grosvenor Chapel, Mayfair, London
It has been divided into Three Parts….
To read Part One, click: Here.
To read Part Two, click: Here.
To read Part Three, click: Here.
To read the Postscript – a critique of Trevor Nunn’s production with Ian Mckellen and Sylvester McCoy…
To read about the original ending to King Lear which Stewart restored to the 2014 Titchfield Shakespeare Festival….
To read Stewart Trotter’s interview with Trixie the Cat on playing King Lear….
To read ‘Goneril is pregnant’….