“Lear is about all sorts of things but one of the things it’s about is people getting old and not ceding what their kids think they should to them and the kids trying to bully them.”
Kathleen Taylor, Science Writer
“It’s easily the most profound examination of what it means to be human of anything that I know.”
Stanley Wells, Literary Scholar
“King Lear is a play that changes your life. How could it not? It asks fundamental questions about who we are.”
The Best Plays of Shakespeare
René Weis, Biographer
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