Shakespeare's Globe

Cordelia played by Tonia Chauvet

King Lear (2001)
Written by: William Shakespeare

Tonia Chauvet returned to the Globe to play Cordelia in the 2001 poduction of King Lear, having previously appeared in As You Like It and A Mad World My Masters

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Production Notes 3

This is Tonia's final blog post. This week she discusses re-rehearsals, her final reflections on Cordelia, and the experience of performing on the Globe stage.

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Production Notes 2

In her penultimate blog post, Tonia discusses how she continues to develop Cordelia while during the performance season, and interacting with the audience.

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Production Notes 1

This is Tonia's fourth blog post. This week she discusses the play's transition from rehearsal to performance, how Cordelia has developed and how she interacts with the audience while on stage.

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Rehearsal Notes 3

In her third blog post, Tonia discusses her rehearsals, the difficulties of Cordelia's character, and how a run-through has helped her understand more of these complexities.

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Rehearsal Notes 2

In her second blog post, Tonia discusses the relationships between different characters, the outcomes of her research and her costume.

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Rehearsal Notes 1

This is Tonia's first blog post. This week she discusses her return to the Globe, what the text reveals about Cordelia and how she responds to the major themes of the play.

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