King Lear

April 27 through May 13, 2018

by William Shakespeare

Hilberry Theatre

The Bard’s most notorious father struggles to understand the actions of his vengeful daughters in this renowned tragedy where family and friends offer help and support.

Performance Schedule

Friday, April 27 – Opening Night 8 p.m.
Saturday, April 28 2 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Wednesday, May 2 2 p.m.
Thursday, May 3 7 p.m.
Friday, May 4 8 p.m.
Saturday, May 5 2 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Thursday, May 10 7 p.m.
Friday, May 11 8 p.m.
Saturday, May 12 2 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Sunday, May 13 3 p.m.

Creative Team

Directed by Allegra Libonati
Scenic Design Kathryn Link
Costume Design Alyssa Gawel
Lighting Design Dan Morensy
Sound Design Natalie Colony
Properties Master Angela Zhang
Stage Manager Jocelyn Levadoux
Marketing Lead Luke Lecher


France Tobias Wilson
Burgundy Cody Robison
Oswald James Kern
Albany Quint Mediate
Goneril Sarah Summerwell
Cornwall Brandon A. Wright
Regan Lani Williams
Cordelia Antonia Laché
King Lear Mark Rademacher *
Fool Ernest Bentley *
Kent Wesley Cady
Gloucester Jacob Chapman
Edgar Matthew Smith
Edmund Nick Stockwell
Old Man John Bergeron
Ensemble Breayre Tender, Jasmine Walker,
Ibrahim Karim, Hope Laurain, Rachael A. Smith

Understudy for Oswald and Albany: Ibrahim Karim; for Goneril: Breayre Tender; for Regan: Rachael A. Smith; for Cordelia: Hope Laurain; for King Lear: John Bergeron; for Fool: James Kern; for Kent: Jasmine Walker; for Gloucester: Brandon A. Wright; for Edgar: Tobias Wilson; for Edmund: Cody Robison

*Members of Actors’ Equity Association, the union of professional actors and stage managers.

Teacher Resources

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