Promethean Theatre Company’s production of Shakespeare’s King Lear runs from December 11-23, with a Preview performance on December 10. It follows the story of Lear, the ageing king of Britain, who decides to step down from the throne and divide his kingdom evenly among his three daughters. King Lear is a story about a dictator’s regime crumbling in light of his dementia and the unequivocal feeling of ending.

Tickets are $28 for adults, $23 for children 12 & under and can be purchased at Tickets for the Preview performance on December 10 are half-price and can be purchased at

King Lear:

When: December 11-23 with a Preview December 10
Time: 8pm shows Tuesdays through Saturdays, and 3pm shows on Sundays as well as Saturday, December 18
Where: Jericho Arts Centre
Address: 1675 Discovery St, Vancouver, BC
Tickets: $28 for adults, $23 for children 12 & under. Tickets to the Preview December 10 are half-price.