Trump Lear

  • Pleasance Courtyard - Bunker One
  • 11:40
  • Aug 27
  • 1 hour 5 minutes
  • Suitability: 12+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United States
  • Group: Project Y Theatre, Richard Jordan Productions in association with Pleasance
  • Warnings and additional info: -
  • Accessibility:
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  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years


Direct from its hit New York season, Trump meets Lear in this 'biting political satire' ( that's inspired upon the whims of a madman! From the team behind award-winning Gary Busey's One-Man Hamlet comes an absurdly funny take on Shakespeare's greatest tragedy as you've never seen it before. Get tweeting Edinburgh! Time Out New York Critics' Pick. 'It's quite damning' (New York Times). 'A brilliant gem' (Theatre Scene).

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