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  • (1975) She acted in the Tennessee Williams' play, "Sweet Bird of Youth," at the Academy Festival Theatre in Chicago, Illinois with Christopher Walken and Pat Corley in the cast. Edward Sherin was director. Laura Crow was costume designer. Lowell Achziger was lighting designer.
  • (1974) She played Gertrude in William Shakespeare's "Hamlet" at the Greenwich Theatre in Greenwich, London, England with Peter Eyre, Robert Stephens, Nicola Paggett, Anthony Nicholls, George Howe, Antony Brown, Philip Lowrie, Nicky Henson, Michael Tudor Barnes, Jonathan Cecil, Graham Seed, and Nicholas Le Prevost in the cast. Jonathan Miller was director.
  • (1987) She acted in George Bernard Shaw's play, "You Never Can Tell," at the Theatre Royal Haymarket in London, England with Michael Hordern in the cast.
  • (1950) She acted in T.S. Eliot's play, "The Cocktail Party," at the New Theatre in London, England with Hugh Sinclair, Donald Houston, Ian Hunter, Eileen Peel, and Freda Gaye in the cast. E. Martin Browne was director.
  • (1955) She acted in Ugo Betti's play, "The Queen and the Rebels," at the Theatre Royal Haymarket in London, England with Leo McKern, Patrick Magee, Gwendoline Watford, John Nettleton, Jack Good, and Patricia Kneale in the cast. Frank Hauser was director.
  • (1955) She acted in Thornton Wilder's play, "A Life in the Sun," at the Assembly Hall Theatre in Edinburgh, Scotland with Robert Hardy, Peter Bayliss, Michael Bates, Robert Speaight, Michael David, John Kidd, Geoffrey Dunn, and Rupert Davies in the cast. Tyrone Guthrie was director.
  • (1952 - 1953) She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "The Merchant of Venice," at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Paul Rogers and Claire Bloom in the cast. Hugh Hunt was director.
  • (1952 - 1953) She acted in the Old Vic Theatre season at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Peter Finch, Claire Bloom, Alan Badel, Paul Rogers,, Robert Donat, Alexander Knox, Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies, Laurence Payne, Robin Bailey, William Devlin, Jack May, Edgar Wreford, Richard Pasco, Daphne Heard, Phyllida Law, Andree Melly, Alan Dobie, James Maxwell, Douglas Rain, and Eric Thompson in the cast. Hugh Hunt was director.
  • (1951 - 1952) She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "Othello," at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Douglas Campbell, Paul Rogers, Coral Browne, Robert Shaw, Ernest Milton, and Nicholas Hannen in the cast. Michael Langham was director.
  • (1951 - 1952) She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "A Midsummer's Night Dream," at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Robert Shaw, Alan Badel, Paul Rogers, Kenneth Griffith, and Jill Balcon in the cast. Tyrone Guthrie was director.
  • (1951 - 1952) She acted in the Old Vic Theatre season at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Paul Rogers, Kenneth Griffith, Jill Balcon, Douglas Campbell, Coral Browne, Donald Wolfit, Alan Badel, Stephen Murray, Leo McKern, Andre Morrell, Richard Pasco, John Neville, and Robert Shaw in the cast. Hugh Hunt was director.
  • (1958 - 1959) She acted in Friedrich Schiller's play, "Mary Stuart," at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Ernest Thesiger and Catherine Lacey in the cast. John Wood was director.
  • (1958 - 1959) She acted in the Old Vic Theatre season at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Judi Dench, Michael Hordern, John Phillips, Ronald Lewis, Beatrix Lehmann, Joss Ackland, Miles Malleson, John Justin, Alec McCowen, Maggie Smith, Hugh Griffith, Flora Robson, Isabel Jeans, Ernest Thesiger, Barry Ingham, Derek Francis and Catherine Lacey in the cast. Michael Benthall was director.
  • (November 6, 1962) She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "King Lear," for the Stratford Theatre Festival for the Royal Shakespeare Company Theatre in Stratford-Upon-Avon, England with Paul Scofield, Alan Webb, Diana Rigg, and Alec McCowen in the cast. Peter Brook was director.
  • (June 6, 1962) She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "Macbeth," for the Stratford Theatre Festival for the Royal Shakespeare Company Theatre in Stratford-Upon-Avon, England with Eric Porter and Diana Rigg in the cast. Donald McWhinnie was director.
  • (December 12, 1962) She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "King Lear," for the Stratford Theatre Festival for the Royal Shakespeare Company Theatre at the Aldwych Theatre in London, England with Paul Scofield, Alan Webb, Diana Rigg, and Alec McCowen in the cast. Peter Brook was director.
  • (December 12, 1962 - March 1963) She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "King Lear," at the Aldwych Theatre in London, England in a Royal Shakespeare Company production with Paul Scofield, Patience Collier, Diana Rigg, Alec McCowen, Alan Webb, James Booth, Brian Murray, Brewster Mason, Peter Jeffrey, Tony Church, and Clive Swift in the cast. Peter Brook was director.
  • (January 9, 1963) She acted in Friedrich Durrenmatt's play, "The Physicists," at the Aldwych Theatre in London, England in a Royal Shakespeare Company production with Michael Hordern, Cyril Cusack, Alan Webb, and Diana Rigg in the cast. Peter Brook was director.
  • (1964) She acted in the Royal Shakespeare Company Tour production of William Shakespeare's plays, "King Lear," and "The Comedy of Errors," at Theatres in Berlin, Germany; Warsaw, Poland; and Moscow, Russia with Paul Scofield, John Laurie, Alec McCowen, Diana Rigg, Ian Richardson, Michael Williams, and Tom Fleming in the cast. Peter Brook and Clifford Williams were directors.
  • (1970) She acted in Edward Albee's play, "Tiny Alice," in the Royal Shakespeare Company production at the Aldwych Theatre in London, England with Ray McAnally, Richard Pearson, and David Warner in the cast. Robin Phillips was director.
  • The Two Mrs. Carrolls (1944). Comedy. Written by Martin Vale. Scenic Design by Frederick Fox. Costume Design by Grace Houston. Directed by Reginald Denham. Booth Theatre: 14 Aug 1944- 3 Feb 1945 (585 performances). Cast: Elisabeth Bergner (as "Sally"), Vera Allen (as "Harriet"), Stiano Braggiotti (as "Pennington"), Michelette Burani (as "Clemence"), Victor Jory (as "Geoffrey"), Margery Maude (as "Mrs. Latham"), Philip Tonge (as "Dr. Tuttle"), Irene Worth (as "Cecily Harden") [Broadway debut]. Produced by Robert Reud and Paul Czinner.
  • (November 1967) She acted in George Bernard Shaw's play, "Heartbreak House," in the 1967 Chichester Festival Theatre production at the Lyric Theatre in London, England with John Clements, Diana Churchill, Michael Aldridge, Bill Fraser, Sarah Badel, and Doris Hare in the cast. John Clements was director.
  • (1967) She acted in George Bernard Shaw's play, "Heartbreak House," in the Chichester Festival Theatre production at the Chichester Festival Theatre in Chichester, Sussex, England with John Clements, Sarah Badel, Michael Aldridge, Bill Fraser and Anton Rodgers in the cast. John Clements was director.
  • (1966) She acted in Noel Coward's play, "A Song At Twilight from Suite in Three Keys," at the Queen's Theatre in London, England with Noel Coward and Lilli Palmer in the cast.
  • (1966) She acted in Noel Coward's play, "Shadows of the Evening and Come Into the Garden Maud from Suite in Three Keys," at the Queen's Theatre in London, England with Noel Coward and Lilli Palmer in the cast.
  • (November 1953) She acted in NC Hunter's play, "A Day by the Sea," at the Theatre Royal Haymarket in London, England with John Gielgud, Ralph Richardson, Sybil Thorndike, and Lewis Casson in the cast. John Gielgud was also director.
  • (November 2, 1953 - November 7, 1953) She acted in NC Hunter's play, "A Day by the Sea," at the Opera House in Manchester, England with John Gielgud, Ralph Richardson, Sybil Thorndike, and Lewis Casson in the cast. John Gielgud was also director.
  • (1958) She acted in Graham Greene's play, "The Potting Shed," at the Globe Theatre in London, England with John Gielgud and Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies in the cast. Michael Macowan was director.
  • (1963) She acted in Jerome Kilty and Thornton Wilder's play, "The Ides of March," at the Theatre Royal Haymarket in London, England with John Gielgud, Marie Lohr, John Stride, and Julian Glover in the cast. Jerome Kilty and John Gielgud were also directors.
  • (1963) She acted in Jerome Kilty and Thornton Wilder's play, "The Ides of March," at the Theatre Royal in Brighton, Sussex, England with John Gielgud, Marie Lohr, John Stride, and Julian Glover in the cast. Jerome Kilty and John Gielgud were also directors.
  • (1956) She acted in Georges Feydeau and Maurice Desvaillieres' play, "Hotel Paradiso," at the Winter Garden Theatre in London, England with Alec Guinness, Irene Browne, Douglas Byng, and Kenneth Williams in the cast.
  • (1953) She acted in NC Hunter's play, "A Day by the Sea," at the Theatre Royal Haymarket in London, England with Ralph Richardson, Sybil Thorndike, and John Gielgud in the cast. John Gielgud was also director.
  • (October 29, 1972) She acted in the production, "Sybil: A Celebration of Sybil Thorndike's 90th Birthday" at the Theatre Royal Haymarket in London, England with Sybil Thorndike, Laurence Olivier, Jane Casson, Vanessa Redgrave, Peter Ustinov, Joan Plowright, Alec Guinness, Joyce Grenfell, Angela Baddeley, Margaret Webster, Ursula Jeans, Peggy Ashcroft, Ralph Richardson, Margaret Leighton, Joyce Redman, Wendy Hiller, Paul Scofield, Margot Fonteyn, David Wall, Richard Pasco, Roger Livesey, Celia Johnson, Edith Evans, Rachel Kempson, Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies, and George Rylands in the cast. Murray MacDonald and Wendy Toye were directors.
  • (1968) She acted in Seneca's play, "Oedipus," in a National Theatre Company production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with John Gielgud, Colin Blakely, Anna Carteret, Oliver Cotton, Jane Lapotaire, Ronald Pickup, Louise Purnell, Gary Waldhorn, and Benjamin Whitrow in the cast. Peter Brook was director.
  • (1972) She acted in Frank Marcus's play, "Notes On A Love Affair," at the Globe Theatre in London, England with Nigel Davenport and Julia Foster in the cast.
  • (January-February 1986, June 1986, October-December 1986) She acted in the British National Theatre Repertoire Season at the Cottesloe Theatre, Lyttelton Theatre, and Olivier Theatre in London, England in Peter Shaffer's play, "Yonadab;" Tom Stoppard's plays, "The Real Inspector Hound," and "Dalliance;" Richard Brinsley Sheridan's play, "The Critic;" Alan Ayckbourn's plays, "A Chorus of Disapproval," and "Tons of Money;" Howard Brenton's play, "Pravda;" Neil Simon's play, "Brighton Beach Memoirs;" William Congreve's play, "Love for Love;" George Bernard Shaw's play, "Mrs Warren's Profession;" John Webster's play, "The Duchess of Malfi,;" Charlotte Chandler's play, "Not About Heroes;" William Shakespeare's plays, "Hamlet," and "King Lear;" Athol Fugard's play, "The Road to Mecca;" Anton Chekhov's play, "The Cherry Orchard;" Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill's play, "The Threepenny Opera;" Sarah Daniels's play, "Neaptide;" play, "Futurists;" David Wood's play, "The Pied Piper;" Richard Peaslee's play, "Animal Farm;" Franz Werfel's play, "Jacobowsky and The Colonel;" Arthur Wing Pinero's play, "The Magistrate;" David Hare's play, "The Bay At Nice;" Arthur Miller's play, "The American Clock;" Stephen Poliakoff's play, "Coming In To Land;" and Stanislaw Ignacy Witkiewicz's play, "The Mother;" with Robin Bailey, Desmond Barrit, Alan Bates, Suzanne Bertish, Brenda Blethyn, Eleanor Bron, Michael Bryant, Yvonne Bryceland, Selina Cadell, Simon Cadell, David Calder, Charlotte Cornwell, Gemma Craven, Tim Curry, Daniel Day Lewis, Frances De La Tour, Sally Dexter, Russell Dixon, Simon Dutton, Julian Fellowes, Alison Fiske, Michael Gambon, Robert Glenister, Sheila Hancock, Nigel Hawthorne, Anthony Head, Greg Hicks, Clare Higgins, Anthony Hopkins, Kelly Hunter, Geoffrey Hutchings, Jonathan Hyde, Barry Ingham, Sara Kestelman, Roy Kinnear, Leigh Lawson, Nicholas Le Prevost, Nigel Le Vaillant, Hugh Lloyd, Stephen Mackintosh, Anna Massey, Tim McInnery, Ian McKellen, Claire Moore, Stephen Moore, Wendy Morgan, Bill Nighy, Bob Peck, Edward Petherbridge, Joan Plowright, Amanda Redman, Moira Redmond, Jack Shepherd, Michael Simkins, Maggie Smith, Imelda Staunton, Patrick Stewart, Ken Stott, Zoe Wanamaker, Marcia Warren, and Jane Wenham in the cast.
  • Lost in Yonkers (1991). Comedy. Written by Neil Simon. Directed by Gene Saks. Richard Rodgers Theatre: 21 Feb 1991- 3 Jan 1993 (780 performances + 11 previews that began on 12 Feb 1991). Cast: Mercedes Ruehl (as "Bella"), Kevin Spacey (as "Louie"), Irene Worth (as "Grandma Kurnitz"), Mark Blum (as "Eddie"), Danny Gerard (as "Arty"), Lauren Klein (as "Gert"), Jamie Marsh (as "Jay"). Standbys: Leslie Ayvazian (as "Gert"), Irene Dailey (as "Grandma Kurnitz"), Mike Damus (as "Arty"), David Neipris (as "Jay"). Understudies: David Chandler (as "Eddie/Louie"), Didi Conn (as "Bella/Gert"), Pauline Flanagan (as "Grandma Kurnitz"), David Neipris (as "Jay)", Justin Strock (as "Arty'). Replacement cast: Lucie Arnaz' (as "Bella"), David S. Chandler (as "Eddie"), Didi Conn (as "Bella"), Benny Grant (as "Arty"), Rosemary Harris (as "Grandma Kurnitz"), Jane Hoffman (as "Grandma Kurnitz"), Anne Jackson (as "Grandma Kurnitz"), Timothy Jerome (as "Eddie"), Jane Kaczmarek (as "Bella"), Bruno Kirby (as "Louie"), Brian Markinson (as "Louie"), 'Mercedes McCambridge (as "Grandma Kurnitz"), 'Alan Rosenberg' (as "Louie"), Isa Thomas (as "Grandma Kurnitz"), Steve Vinovich (as "Eddie"). Produced by Emanuel Azenberg. Note: Filmed as Lost in Yonkers (1993).
  • (1987) She acted in George Bernard Shaw's play, "You Can Never Tell," at the Theatre Royal Haymarket in London, England with Michael Hordern, Frank Middlemass, Derek Waring, Jenny Quayle, Terence Wilson, and Michael Denison in the cast.
  • (1967) She acted in the play, "Men and Women of Shakespeare," at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago, Illinois with John Gielgud in the cast.

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