5 days ago · King Lear provides a basis for "the primary enactment of psychic breakdown in English literary history". The play begins with Lear's "near-fairytale narcissism". Given the absence of legitimate mothers in King Lear, Coppélia Kahn provides a psychoanalytic interpretation of the "maternal subtext" found in the play. According to Kahn, Lear's old ...
In Bond's play, Lear is a paranoid autocrat, building a wall to keep out imagined "enemies". His daughters Bodice and Fontanelle rebel against him, causing a bloody war. Lear becomes their prisoner and goes on a journey of self-revelation.
- Plays, The History of King Lear (1681), The Yiddish King Lear (1892), Safed Khoon (1907), Lear (1971), Novels, La Terre (1887), A Thousand Acres (1991), Fool (2009), Operas, Re Lear (Libretto only) (1896), Lear (1978), Vision of Lear (1998), Kuningas Lear (2000), Films, King Lear (1910), King Lear (1916), Gunasundari Katha (1949), King Lear (1971 USSR), King Lear (1971 UK), Ran (1985), King Lear (1987), A Thousand Acres (1997), Gypsy Lore (1997), King Lear (1999), My Kingdom (2001), Second Generation (2003), Television, King Lear (1953), BBC Television Shakespeare (1982), King Lear (1983), King of Texas (2002), King Lear (2008), King Lear (2018), Story within a story, The Dresser (1980 play), The Dresser (1983 film), The Dresser (2015 film), Other, Tiriel (1789, poem), The Prince of the Pagodas (1957, ballet), The Tragedy of King Lear (screenplay)
- Historia Regum Britanniae (1136), The Mirror for Magistrates (1555), Holinshed's Chronicles (1577), King Leir (1594), "Water and Salt"
3 days ago · Lear is an opera in two parts with music by the German composer Aribert Reimann, and a libretto by Claus H. Henneberg, based on Shakespeare's tragedy King Lear Contents 1 Background and performance history
Dec 29, 2020 · An editorial in Monday’s edition urged Trump to stop “cheering for an undemocratic coup” and avoid being the “King Lear of Mar-a-Lago, ranting about the corruption of the world.” AD
Jan 15, 2021 · Guntner, J. Lawrence Hamlet, Macbeth and King Lear on Film in Jackson (a) pp. 117–134, especially the section King Lear: A Play For Our Times pp. 128–132. Gurr, Andrew; Mariko Ichikawa. Oxford Shakespeare Topics: Staging in Shakespeare's Theatres. Oxford University Press. 2000. ISBN 978-0-19-871158-2.
6 days ago · King Lear (1605–6) act 4, sc. 7, l. 46 (Oxford Standard Authors ed.) I am a very foolish, fond old man, Fourscore and upward, not an hour more or less; And, to deal plainly, I fear I am not in my perfect mind.
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5 days ago · Plot summary. During a production of King Lear at the Elgin Theatre in Toronto, Jeevan watches as the actor playing Lear, Arthur Leander, has a heart attack. Since he has begun training as a paramedic, Jeevan tries to resuscitate Arthur, but is unsuccessful.
5 days ago · Ran (乱, transl. "chaos" or "turmoil") is a 1985 action drama film directed, edited and co-written by Akira Kurosawa.The plot derives from William Shakespeare's King Lear and includes segments based on legends of the daimyō Mōri Motonari.