King Lear

This show has now closed, please visit our London Shows page for a full list of current productions.

About the Show Less...

Shakespeare's tragedy is played out, with emphasis on the domestic story, through the breakdown of two families. Read More >

Shakespeare’s tragedy is played out, with emphasis on the domestic story, through the breakdown of two families. Maly Drama Theatre of St Petersburg presents a production about events that happen at arm’s length, in our neighbours’ flats and houses.

The production contains nudity and is performed in Russian with English surtitles.

Less...

Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 10/10/2006

Closing Night: 14/10/2006

Security note: For your comfort and security, you may be subject to additional checks on your visit to London theatres. Please contact the venue for more information.

Cast & Creative

Creative

Director - Lev Dodin

Producer - Maly Drama Theatre of St Petersburg

Set Designer - David Borovsky

Author - William Shakespeare

ABOUT Barbican Theatre

Barbican Centre, Silk Street, London EC2Y 8DS