TITLE

Facing Up to 'King Lear'

AUTHOR(S)
Jacobs, Leonard
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Back Stage East;3/8/2007, Vol. 48 Issue 10, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
The article presents an interview with the five cast members of the theatrical production "King Lear," including Kristen Bush, Michael Cerveris, Philip Goodwin, Laura Odeh and Angela Pierce. Cerveris says that he was initially scared to be a part of the play because of its mythology. Goodwin informs that he played the role of the Fool in the play. Pierce says that the concept of honor in the play is a reminder of the fact that the society can live within codes.
ACCESSION #
24431461

 

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