JAPAN
King Lear (Online)
Matsumoto Performing Arts Center
THE JAPANESE SEASON

Text by: W. Shakespear
Directed by: Ryunosuke Kimura
With: Kazuyoshi Kushida, Yudai Mark Iwasaki, Daisuke Oyama, Nagi Kaga, Juniya Kushida, Jun Kondo, Naoko Shimoji, Taku Takei, Yutaka Fukazawa, Takashi Hosokawa, Kohei Hotta, Satomi Mohri
Translation: Kazuko Matsuoka 
Set design: Masahiro Norimine 
Music: Masahiro Hiramoto
Light design: Sigeo Saito 
Sound design: Koji Ozono 
Costumes:Aya Kakino 
Assistant Director: Kosuke Hioki 
Stage manager: Kotaro Yokozawa 
Producer: Tomoko Ogawa

King Lear decides to give his land to his three daughters. The two older sisters pleased Lear with clever words, but his youngest daughter could only speak candid words. The king is so angry that he expels his youngest daughter and gives all the power and land to the two older sisters. That was the beginning of the tragedy…


Performance in Japanese, with translation into English
Performance not recommended to audiences under the age of 16
Duration: 2h 23min
Date of premiere: 12.03.2022
Original title: キング・リア

Shows and Tickets

01.07, 20:00

Online    24h
30 LEI