Without eliminating any characters, the smallest cast is:
10 men, 3 women
Actor 1: King Lear
Actor 2: King of France, Edgar
Actor 3: Duke of Burgundy, Oswald, Second Gentleman
Actor 4: Duke of Cornwall, First Messenger, French Messenger, First Captain
Actor 5: Duke of Albany, Curan, Second Servant
Actor 6: Earl of Kent
Actor 7: Earl of Gloucester, Second Captain
Actor 8: Edmund, Knight
Actor 9: Doctor, Fool, Second Messenger
Actor 10: Old Man, Herald, First Servant, First Gentleman
Actor 1: Cordelia, Third Servant
Actor 2: Regan
Actor 3: Goneril
Do you have any casting alternatives?
Last Edit: 4 years 5 months ago by William Shakespeare.
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