King Lear

Dublin Core

Title

King Lear

Description

Developed in Spring 2013 for Professor Blurton's English 101

Items in the King Lear Collection

Clip of televised production of King Lear by the Royal Shakespeare Company.

Video clip of a portion ofAct 1 Scene 1 (the "partition scene") fromKing Lear.For more information about cast and production credits, see IMDb.

Video clip of Act 1 Scene 1 (the "partition scene") from King Lear.For more information about cast and production credits, see IMDb.

Film of 1974 Shakespeare in the Park performance of King Lear, including an introduction by Hal Holbrook and footage of the audience and actors before the performance begins.For more information about cast and production credits, see IMDb.

PBS' site about the background sources of King Lear, referring to the relevant portion of Geoffrey of Monmouth's history of Lear.

Title Page of 12th-Century Mss. of Geoffrey of Monmouth'sGesta regum Britanniae.
The first page of MS. Bodl. 514, fols.1-36, a late 12th-century English manuscript of Geoffrey of Monmouth Gesta regum Britanniae.

Video clip of Act 1 Scene 1 (the "partition scene") from King Lear. Amateur production by Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) Open Stages.For further information see RSC.