Event King Lear
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Venue Masonic Centre-Chandelier Room, Adelaide, SA
Umbrella Event Adelaide Fringe Festival 2002
First Date 23 February 2002
Last Date 27 February 2002
Dates Estimated No
Status Unknown
World Premiere No
Description This reconstruction of Shakespeare's tragedy presents the knotted inner world of Lear's psyche. Butoh,Tai Chi, Live Sound & Hungry Ghost mythology expose his torment and healing.In Heartspace's production the story,style and Shakespeare's poetry dramatically reveal our spiritual disease its painful consequences and the possibility of ultimate redemption.
Description Source Programme
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Tragedy
Adelaide Fringe Festival, Presenting Company
Heartspace Theatre Company, Presenting Company
Heartspace Theatre Company, Production Company
Name Function Notes
William Shakespeare Playwright
King Lear
Text Nationality England
Production Nationality Australia
Event Identifier 19157