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    Production Notes

    This is a production of the play King Lear by William Shakespeare, 2nd – 20th October 1979 at Oxford Playhouse Company.

    Cast

    Regan Louise Jameson
    Earl of Kent Arthur Cox
    Earl of Gloucester Tenniel Evans
    Edmund John Flanagan
    Lear Alan MacNaughtan
    Goneril Karin MacCarthy
    Cordelia / Fool to Lear Alyson Spiro
    Duke of Albany Godfrey Jackman
    Duke of Cornwall Robert Ashby
    Duke of Burgundy / Old Man / Officer David Haig
    King of France Anthony Hyde
    Edgar Richard Durden
    Oswald Robert Mill
    A Knight Jamie Roberts
    A Gentleman Philip Franks
    Curan / Doctor David Plaut
    Servants to Cornwall David Plaut, Ian Hurley, Anthony Hyde, David Haig
    Messenger Steven Benton
    Doctor Godfrey Jackman
    Herald Ian Hurley
    Knights, Gentlemen, Soldiers Steven Benton, Philip Franks, David Haig, Ian Hurley, Anthony Hyde, David Plaut, Jamie Roberts

    Crew

    Lighting Designer David Colmer
    Set Designers Nadine Baylis, Angela Butterfield and Michael Knight
    Music by Morris Pert
    Director Gordon McDougall
    Playwright William Shakespeare