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— Contemporary Legend Theatre (當代傳奇劇場) cofounder Wu Hsing-kuo (吳興國) on Monday announced that the final performances in Taiwan of his acclaimed one-man show of William Shakespeare’s King Lear (李爾在此) would be in September and October.

“It has become physically challenging for me to do all 10 characters in the play,” Wu told a news conference at the National Theater in Taipei on Monday. “I hope some other actors will take up this role and carry it forward.” […]

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