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Set in the fictional present, the 80 yearold King Lear (Anthony Hopkins) divides his kingdom among his daughters, Goneril (Emma Thompson), Regan (Emily Watson) and Cordelia (Florence Pugh BBC Radio has a unique heritage when it comes to Shakespeare. Since 1923, when the newly formed company broadcast its first fulllength play, generations of actors and producers have honed and perfected the craft of making Shakespeare to be heard.

Sir Ian McKellen's performance as King Lear has been described as" spellbinding" and" magnificent" as the production opens in the West End. The play has transferred from the Chichester Festival LibriVox recording of King Lear by William Shakespeare, in the public domain.

The LibriVox catalog page for this work lists the LibriVox readers. King Lear is widely held as the greatest of Shakespeare's tragedies; to some, it is the greatest play ever written. King Lear abdicates the British throne, to divide his kingdom among his three daughters in proportion to their professed love of him. BBC Radio has a unique heritage when it comes to Shakespeare. Since 1923, when the newly formed company broadcast its first fulllength play, generations of actors and producers have honed and perfected the craft of making Shakespeare to be heard.

Jun 15, 2015 BBC 3 Radio Drama performed by the Renaissance Theatre Company. Cast in order of speaking: Kent Keith Michel Cloucester Richard Briers Edmund Kenneth B Like the other BBC Radio Shakespeare plays I've purchased (7 or so), the sound quality, production, acting and music are brilliant. In particular, William Houston's performance of Edmund is fantastic. The 80yearold King Lear divides his kingdom among his daughters, Goneril, Regan and Cordelia, according to their affection for him.

Cordelia refuses to flatter him, so he banishes her. Having May 09, 2014 KING LEAR by William Shakespeare FULL AudioBook Greatest Audio Books (Dramatic Reading V1) King Lear is a tragedy by William Shakespeare.

The title cha King Lear is widely held as the greatest of Shakespeares tragedies; to some, it is the greatest play ever written. King Lear abdicates the British throne, to divide his kingdom among his three daughters in proportion to their professed love of him. BBC Radio Shakespeare; King Lear (Dramatized) A 30day trial plus your first audiobook, free.

1 creditmonth after trial good for any book, any price. especially one on the magnitude of King Lear, not only astoundingly disrespectful toward the authorwriter, but an act of supreme arrogance and condescension. Shakespeare wrote