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Comparing productions

Use these photo galleries to compare three different RSC productions of King Lear.

The 'How to...' document lists some topics these images can be used to explore and outlines suggested classroom activities.

Suitable for: Secondary, 16-19

Comparing productions

Production photo gallery (1962)

View production photographs from the 1962 production of King Lear directed by Peter Brook and featuring Paul Scofield as Lear.

Suitable for: Secondary, 16-19

Production photo gallery (1962)

Production photo gallery (1993)

View production photographs from the 1993 production of King Lear directed by Adrian Noble and featuring Robert Stephens as Lear.

Suitable for: Secondary, 16-19

Production photo gallery (1993)

Production photo gallery (2007)

View production photographs from the 2007 production of King Lear directed by Trevor Nunn and featuring Ian McKellen as Lear.

Suitable for: Secondary, 16-19

Production photo gallery (2007)

Production photo gallery (2010)

View production photographs from the 2010 production of King Lear directed by David Farr and featuring Greg Hicks as Lear.

Suitable for: Secondary, 16-19

Production photo gallery (2010)

Rehearsal photo gallery (2007)

Go behind-the-scenes into a rehearsal with the company of Trevor Nunn's production of King Lear.

Suitable for: Secondary, 16-19

Rehearsal photo gallery (2007)

Rehearsal photo gallery (2010)

Go behind-the-scenes into a rehearsal with the company of David Farr's production of King Lear.

Suitable for: Secondary, 16-19

Rehearsal photo gallery (2010)

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