First read through and discussions.
Lear’s Madness – modern interpretation
Doubling (Cordelia and the Fool?)
Kent – where are the Kents?
Albion – the setting?
Edmund – Ladies Man
Goneril and Regan
Duty to the elderly
An exploration of character and aggression in and around the text. Employing techniques based on resistance, imagination and the subconscious. Lear is a play full of complex individuals, extreme acts and an unspoken history; this is a chance to get to know them better.