Newspaper Article, ‘Briers shines as remarkable Lear’, Birmingham Hippodrome

  • Date: 26 July 1990
  • Ref: BHIPP: 2016.342

A newspaper article reviewing the performances of ‘King Lear’ and ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ at Birmingham Hippodrome with actors Richard Briers, Kenneth Branagh and Emma Thompson. The article was entitled ‘Briers shines as remarkable Lear’ by Nick Alanti with a smaller article underneath entitled ‘Branagh brings Bard up to date’ by Simon Wright. The articles were published by the Daily News on 26 July 1990. Nick Alanti’s piece was accompanied by a photograph of Richard Briers and Emma Thompson in costume during a scene from ‘King Lear’.

  • Category: Public Relations
  • Copyright: Copyright Daily News