At 82, Glenda Jackson Commands the Most Powerful Role in Theater
“King Lear” has long been the crowning performance for actors who know how to dominate a stage. As a longstanding member of Parliament, Jackson has unique insight into authority.
Our cover this week: At 82, Glenda Jackson commands Broadway as King Lear, the most powerful role in theater.
profiles Jackson, two-time Oscar winner who spent the last two decades as a member of Parliament, as she returns to the stage
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. My 💐 to our greatest living actor (and my wiliest subject to date).
Imagine being one of the best actors of your generation. And then becoming a politician that people don’t hate. And then coming back decades later to knock out a cheeky LEAR. At 82. Great
Great profile of the actress Glenda Jackson, who is playing Lear on Broadway.