The Tragedy of King Lear (1605)

Scenes
(26 total)

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Act I

  • Scene 1. King Lear’s Palace.
  • Scene 2. The Earl of Gloucester’s Castle.
  • Scene 3. The Duke of Albany’s Palace.
  • Scene 4. The Duke of Albany’s Palace.
  • Scene 5. Court before the Duke of Albany’s Palace. Enter Lear, Kent, and Fool.

Act II

  • Scene 1. A court within the Castle of the Earl of Gloucester.
  • Scene 2. Before Gloucester’s Castle.
  • Scene 3. The open country.
  • Scene 4. Before Gloucester’s Castle; Kent in the stocks.

Act III

Act IV

Act V

  • Scene 1. The British camp near Dover.
  • Scene 2. A field between the two camps. Alarum within.
  • Scene 3. The British camp, near Dover.
 

Characters
(25 total)

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