Event Queen Lear
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Venue Sumner Theatre, Southbank, VIC
First Date 7 July 2012
Last Date 18 August 2012
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description In a mythical land of ritual, wealth and power, with a sinister underbelly writhing beneath its gleaming surface, Queen Lear reigns supreme; her word alone is the law. Exercising her authority, she challenges her daughters to compete for her kingdom, triggering a series of events that will shatter her power and reason, but ultimately lead to her enlightenment. Robyn Nevin wears the crown in this timeless story that still has the power to shake our humanity to its roots.
Description Source Production Company
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Name Function Notes
Nicholas Hammond Actor
Belinda McClory Actor
Robyn Nevin Actor
Rohan Nichol Actor
David Ross Paterson Actor
Genevieve Picot Actor
Richard Piper Actor
Alex Schepisi Actor
Greg Stone Actor
Benedict Hardie Assistant Director
Nicola Andrews Assistant Lighting Designer
Iain Grandage Composer
Tracy Grant Lord Designer
Rachel McDonald Director
Niklas Pajanti Lighting Designer
Text Nationality England
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Event Identifier 105327