Edmund Kean

Solo - Original

Brooks Atkinson Theatre

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  • First Preview: September 22, 1983
  • Opening Date: September 27, 1983
  • Closing Date: October 29, 1983
  • Previews: 6
  • Performances: 29

Playwright: Raymund Fitzsimons


Edmund Kean, the great Shakespearean actor of Victorian England, recalls his arduous rise to glory, his megalomaniacal hold on that glory, and his personal tragedies, while performing some of the great Shakespeare soliloquies on which he made his name.


Opening Night Cast

Ben Kingsley Edmund Kean
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Raymund Fitzsimons Writer
  Alison Sutcliffe Director
  Cleoné Rive Choreographer
  Martin Tilley Scenic Design
  Martin Tilley Costume Design
  John Watt Lighting Design
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1983 - 1984

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