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29 October 1885

King Lear

Location Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, London, UK
Plays performed King Lear

Programme

Date 29 October 1885
Play(s) King Lear
Production Date(s) Thursday October 29th 1885
Venue Theatre Royal
Venue address Drury Lane
Time of performance 1.30pm
Document ID ET-D2032 Original record
Held by The British Library
Notes Mr William Creswick's farewell; list of committee members includes Henry Irving, Edward Terry and J. L. Toole.

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