King Lear

Name: Players Theatre
Address: 115 MacDougal St, New York, NY 10012
Production Information
Opening date: January 2, 1959
Closing date: January 9, 1959
Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
Donald H. Goldman Producer
William Shakespeare Playwright
Philip Lawrence Director

Actor Role
Robert Burr Edgar
Joyce Ebert Cordelia
Richard Mathews Fool
Paul Sparer Gloucester
Sidney Walker Lear
Dorothy Whitney Goneril
This was the first production at the Players Theatre. The producing company, Shakespearwrights, changed their name to "Players Theatre" when they moved to MacDougal Street.