king lear 2004

 
 

Harlos Productions in 2004 brings a physical, innovative and exciting production of KING LEAR. David Ritchie leads a cast of seven highly skilled actors with a depth of Shakespearean experience who, joined onstage by a musician, imaginatively retell this epic tale of family, power and madness. Director Michael Pigott combines the excitement of powerful physical, visual theatre with a scrupulous respect for the text in a production that is highly theatrical as well as deeply dramatic. Engrossing both for newcomers to Shakespeare as well as for connoisseurs.

director
Michael Pigott

Lighting design
Tony Youlden 

SET design
Tom Bannerman

COSTUMES
Katja Handt

MUSIC
Jim Flanagan (composer & performer)

FIGHT CONSULTANT
Michael Byrne

FRONT OF HOUSE
John Calvi

cast
Angela Bauer
Michael Cullen
Megan Drury
Vanessa O’Neil
David Ritchie
Graeme Rhodes
Kyle Wright

SEASON
7 - 29 May 2004

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Harlos Productions in 2004 brings a physical, innovative and exciting production of KING LEAR. David Ritchie leads a cast of seven highly skilled actors with a depth of Shakespearean experience who, joined onstage by a musician, imaginatively retell this epic tale of family, power and madness.


Director Michael Pigott combines the excitement of powerful physical, visual theatre with a scrupulous respect for the text in a production that is highly theatrical as well as deeply dramatic. Engrossing both for newcomers to Shakespeare as well as for connoisseurs.