Author Archives: Andrew Cowie

King Lear (RSC) @ Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-Upon-Avon, England, 2016

As the baby boom generation moves into old age, ageing audiences, and ageing actors, are increasingly drawn to King Lear which is now staged more frequently than Hamlet. This year alone we’ve already seen Timothy West’s Lear in Bristol, Don Warrington’s in Manchester and Michael Pennington’s in Northampton and later this year Glenda Jackson will play it […]