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Cort Theatre, (4/04/2019 - 7/07/2019)

First Preview: Feb 28, 2019
Opening Date: Apr 04, 2019
Closing Date: Jul 07, 2019
Total Previews: 17

Category: Play, Tragedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: England

Opening Night Production Staff

Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Philip J. Smith: Chairman; Robert E. Wankel: President)

Produced by Scott Rudin, Eli Bush, No Guarantees, Stephanie P. McClelland, Universal Theatrical Group, Len Blavatnik, James L. Nederlander, Rosalind Productions, Inc., Barbara Manocherian, The John Gore Organization, Jay Alix & Una Jackman, Jamie deRoy, Wendy Federman, Al Nocciolino, Candy Spelling, True Love Productions, Bruce Robert Harris & Jack W. Batman and Adam Rodner

Written by William Shakespeare; Original Music by Philip Glass

Directed by Sam Gold

Scenic Design by Miriam Buether; Costume Design by Ann Roth; Lighting Design by Jane Cox; Sound Design by Scott Lehrer

Executive Producer: Joey Parnes, Sue Wagner and John Johnson; General Manager: Joey Parnes Productions; Company Manager: Lizbeth Cone

Production Manager: Aurora Productions; Production Stage Manager: Kevin Bertolacci; Stage Manager: Lisa Buxbaum

Musical Coordinator: Seymour Red Press; Violin: Cenovia Cummins and Martin Agee; Viola: Chris Cardona; Cello: Stephanie Cummins

Special Effects by Jeremy Chernick

Casting: Caparelliotis Casting; Press Representative: DKC/O&M; Advertising: BLT Communications, Inc. and SPOTCo, Inc.; Text Consultant: Michael Sexton; Vocal Coach: Andrew Wade; Director of Artistic Sign Language: Alexandria Wailes; Fight direction by Tom Schall; Aereographic Services: Flying by Foy; Photographer: Brigitte Lacombe

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Opening Night Cast

Glenda JacksonKing Lear of Britain
Jayne HoudyshellEarl of Gloucester
Elizabeth MarvelGoneril
Lear's Daughter
Aisling O'Sullivan
Broadway debut
Regan
Lear's Daughter
Pedro Pascal
Broadway debut
Edmund
Gloucester's Bastard Son
John Douglas ThompsonEarl of Kent
Ruth WilsonCordelia
Lear's Daughter
Fool
Michael ArdenAide to Cornwall
Che Ayende
Broadway debut
Ensemble
Therese Barbato
Broadway debut
Ensemble
Sean Carvajal
Broadway debut
Edgar
Gloucester's Son
Justin Cunningham
Broadway debut
Duke of Burgundy
Ensemble
Stephanie Roth HaberleEnsemble
Russell HarvardDuke of Cornwall
Regan's husband
Dion Johnstone
Broadway debut
Duke of Albany
Goneril's husband
Ian LassiterKing of France
Ensemble
Matthew Maher
Broadway debut
Oswald
Goneril's Steward
Daniel MarmionEnsemble
John McGintyEnsemble

Understudies: Che Ayende (Duke of Albany, Duke of Burgundy, Earl of Kent, Oswald), Therese Barbato (Cordelia, Fool, Goneril, Regan), Stephanie Roth Haberle (Earl of Gloucester), Ian Lassiter (Edgar, Edmund), Daniel Marmion (Aide to Cornwall, King of France) and John McGinty (Duke of Cornwall)

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