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Lear ()

Produced by

Harbourfront Centre

Presented by

World Stage

Playwright: William Shakespeare
Director: Philip McKee


Harbourfront Centre – Studio Theatre


March 5th, 2013 – March 10th, 2013


Canadian performance legend Clare Coulter steps into the title role of Shakespeare’s King Lear in this intimate and powerful portrait of passing on a legacy, in a family and in the theatre. A reinvigorated and sensitive overturning of a timeless tragedy. (


Clare Coulter Lear
Liz Peterson Performer
Amy Nostbakken Performer
Lindsey Clark Performer

Creative Team

William Shakespeare Playwright
Philip McKee Director
James Bunton Sound Designer
Rose Plotek Dramaturge
Cara Spooner Choreographer
Katrin Whitebread Scenography
Kai-Yueh Chen Lighting Designer


Kai-Yueh Chen Stage Manager