SHAKESPEARE UNCOVERED

Program Details
Air Time: 
01/31/2015 - 4:00am - 4:59am
Program Title: 
KING LEAR WITH CHRISTOPHER PLUMMER
Program Service: 
MX
PSIP Description: 
Actor Christopher Plummer explores how King Learn might have been staged during Shakespeare's time.
Long Description: 
Actor Christopher Plummer originally played the role of King Lear under the direction of Sir Jonathan Miller, who has directed the play six times. Plummer explores how the work might have been staged during Shakespeare's time, and acclaimed actors Sir Ian McKellen and Simon Russell Beale give their insight into playing the part of the troubled king.