King Lear: RSC, DVD (2016)
Filmed live in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre in October 2016.
Gregory Doran directs Antony Sher in one of the greatest parts ever written by Shakespeare.
VIEW TRAILER >
King Lear DVD is part of the Shakespeare's Tragedies DVD Box Set £29.99
Shakespeare's Tragedies also includes Hamlet and Othello.
SHAKESPEARE'S TRAGEDIES BOX SET >
King Lear has ruled for many years. As age begins to overtake him, he decides to divide his kingdom amongst his children, living out his days without the burden of power. A proud man, he allows vanity to cloud his judgment, believing that he can relinquish the crown, but enjoy the same authority and respect he has always known. Misjudging his children’s loyalty he soon finds himself stripped of all the trappings of state, wealth and power he had taken for granted.
The DVD/ Blu-ray includes a director’s commentary with Gregory Doran and Assistant Director Anna Girvan.
★ ★ ★ ★
★ ★ ★ ★
★ ★ ★ ★
‘Sher is magnificant’
★ ★ ★ ★
‘Antony Sher’s monumental King Lear is a crowning achievement in his career’
Running Time:181 minutes + 11 minutes (extras)
Region: 0 (Region Free)
Number of discs: 1
Extra Features: Director's Commentary
UK delivery (up to 2kg) - £2.50
UK delivery (over 2kg) - £5.50
Overseas delivery, within EU - £6.50
Overseas delivery, outside EU - £7.50
Most UK orders are sent through Royal Mail packet post; this is a 3 day service from despatch. Overseas orders are sent by Airmail. For European destinations this is a 5-7 day service; for the rest of the world it is a 15-20 day service. See above for shipping prices.
We ship internationally, however certain heavy items may incur an additional charge due to the weight and final destination of the item. If this occurs we will contact you about additional postage costs.
Can I give a separate delivery and billing address?
Yes, during the checkout process you will have the option to specify both a billing and delivery address.
Can I send individual items to different addresses?
Unfortunately it is not possible to specify more than one delivery address per order. Should you need to send items to more than one address, you will need to place separate orders.
Can I send an order as a gift?
Your goods can be dispatched to any address you choose, however we are unable to add personal messages to your order.
Will I receive confirmation when my goods are shipped?
Yes; following your order confirmation we aim to process and ship your order within 5-7 days. In certain cases where your order is likely to be delayed, such as where items are out of stock, we will contact you. If you have any queries regarding the shipping of your order, please contact RSC Mail Order by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Tracking of orders
Most orders are sent by Royal Mail and do not receive a tracking number. If your order does not arrive within 14 days, and in the unlikely event you have not been contacted, please contact RSC Mail Order by emailing email@example.com