NT Live: King Lear

NT Live: King Lear

Poster for NT Live: King Lear

Ian McKellen stars in Shakespeare's famous tragedy, from the National Theatre's 2018 season of live recordings direct from the London stage. More

"Two ageing fathers - one a King, one his courtier - reject the children who truly love them. Their blindness unleashes a tornado of pitiless ambition and treachery as family and state are plunged into a violent power struggle with shocking ends." (NT Live)

2018Rating: M, Violence & offensive language230 minsUK
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