Year of the Mad King: The Lear Diaries by Antony Sher
Year of the Mad King: The Lear Diaries Antony Sher ebook
Publisher: Theatre Communications Group
Year of the Fat Knight (Hardback). Year of the Mad King: The Lear Diaries. Year of the Mad King: The Lear Diaries is Sher's account of researching, rehearsing and performing what is arguably Shakespeare's most challenging role, known as the Everest of Acting. Buy Year of the Fat Knight: The Falstaff Diaries by Antony Sher (ISBN: 9781848424616) from Amazon's Book Store. On Thursday 7 June 2018 at 5.30pm there will be an In Conversation event with Antony Sher in the RST to celebrate the publication of his new book Year of theMad King: The Lear Diaries (published by Nick Hern Books). It first appeared in 1681, some seventy-five years after Shakespeare's version, and is believed to have replaced Shakespeare's version on the English stage in whole or in part until 1838. Year of the Mad King: The LearDiaries . Published: 15 Mar 2018Paperback£10.99 £8.79. The History of King Lear is an adaptation by Nahum Tate of William Shakespeare 's King Lear. Year of the MadKing: The Lear Diaries. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Published: 15 Mar 2018Paperback£9.99 £7.99. It tells the story of a harried director – played by human actor Alasdair Saksena – trying to put on a production of King Lear and failing because his cast are sheep. Buy Primo Time by Antony Sher (ISBN: 9781854598523) from Amazon's Book Store. Like Lear, he feels betrayed and goes mad, and his typically thespy diatribes become mixed with speeches hijacked from the original play. Published: 15 Mar 2018Hardback£16.99 £13.59. Go to author page Similar Titles. Join Antony Sher, one of the leading Shakespearean actors of his generation, in conversation with Greg Doran (Artistic Director of the Royal Shakespeare Company) about new book Year of the Mad King: The Lear Diaries and his experience of playing Lear in the acclaimed RSC production, currently running at BAM. By Tony Kushner By (composer) Jeanine Tesori. His other Shakespearean roles have included the Fool to Michael Gambon's Lear, Shylock, Malvolio, Macbeth, Leontes, Iago and Prospero all for the RSC.