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King Lear

Considered by many to be the greatest tragedy ever written, King Lear is an epic tale of sorrow, forgiveness, madness, and reconciliation. Led by director Eric Tucker, New York’s acclaimed Bedlam Theatre comes to BRT with a fresh interpretation of this Shakespeare classic.

Note: A limited Theatre Week run is also available for this production. Click here to learn more about Philly Theatre Week options


William Shakespeare


Eric Tucker

Estimated Run Time

2 hours 30 minutes, including a 15 minute intermission


Classics Drama
Barrymore Recommended
Closing Soon
Jan 28 - Feb 16, 2020
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from $32

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120 Radcliffe Street
Bristol, PA 19007
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