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  • Her theatre credits include: bit parts in "Julius Caesar" by William Shakespeare , directed by Michael Benthall (Old Vic Theatre, London, 1955)
  • (1990) She acted in Michael Frayn's play, "Look", at the Aldwych Theatre in London, England with Stephen Fry, Robin Bailey, Gabrielle Drake, S. Gordon and Michael Simkins.
  • (1968) She acted in Peter Luke's adaptation of Fr. Rolfe's play, "Hadrian VII", at the Mermaid Theatre in London, England with Alec McCowen, Alan MacNaughtan, Donald Eccles, Peggy Aitchison and Patrick McAlinney in the cast. Peter Dews was the director.
  • (1975) She acted in Ronald Millar's play, "The Case in Question", at the Haymarket Theatre in London, England with Sir John Clements, Zena Walker, Peter Cellier, Donald Pickering, Simon Cadell, Brian Hayes and Charles Lloyd Pack in the cast. Sir John Clements was also the director.
  • (1976) She acted in Georges Feydeau's play, "13 Rue De L'Amour", at the Phoenix Theatre in London, England with Glynis Johns, Louis Jourdan, James Grout and David Stoll in the cast. Peter Dews was the director.
  • (1978) She acted in Bob Barry's play, "Murder Among Friends", at the Comedy Theatre in London, England with Moira Lister, Tony Britton, Dermot Walsh, Barry Stokes and Robert Swales in the cast. Roger Redfarn was the director.
  • (1978) She acted in Richard Brinsley Sheridan's play, "The Rivals," in the Prospect Theatre Company production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Anthony Quayle, Isla Blair, Christopher Neames, James Aubrey, Matthew Guinness, Enn Reitel, and Kevin Whateley in the cast. Anthony Quayle and Ian Judge were also directors.
  • (1992) She acted in Arthur Wing Pinero's play, "Trelawny of the Wells," at the Comedy Theatre in London, England with Michael Hordern, Helena Bonham Carter, Jason Connery, Peter Bayliss, Edward Duke, Kelly Hunter, Joe Melia, Oliver Parker, Ronnie Stevens, and Sarah Brightman in the cast. Toby Robertson was director.
  • (1966) She acted in Frank Marcus' play, "The Killing of Sister George", at the Theatre Royal in Brighton, Sussex, England with Hermione Baddeley and Andree Melly in the cast. Val May was the director.
  • (1965 - 1966) She acted in Frank Marcus' play, "The Killing of Sister George", at the Duke of York's Theatre in London, England in 1965 and at St. Martin's Theatre in London, England in 1966 with Beryl Reid, Eileen Atkins and Lally Bowers in the cast. Val May was the director.
  • (August 1955 - September 1955) She acted in the Old Vic Company production of William Shakespeare's play, "Julius Caesar," at the Royal Lyceum Theatre in Edinburgh, Scotland with John Neville (Marc Anthony), Paul Rogers (Brutus) John Woodvine, Charles Gray, Clifford Williams, Gerald Cross (Caesar), Rosemary Harris, Richard Wordsworth (Cassius), John Wood (Decius Brutus), Wendy Hiller (Portia), and Annette Crosbie in the cast. Michael Benthall was director.
  • (July 1953) She acted in the Old Vic Company production of William Shakespeare's play, "Henry VIII," at the Opera House Theatre in Manchester, England with Paul Rogers, Alexander Knox, Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies, Robert Eddison, Eric Thompson, Patrick Wymark, David Waller, Alan Dobie, and Phyllida Law in the cast. Tyrone Guthrie was director.
  • (August 1956 - September 1956) She acted in the Old Vic Company production of William Shakespeare's play, "Romeo and Juliet," at the Opera House Theatre in Manchester, England with Paul Rogers, John Neville, Claire Bloom, Charles Gray, Jeremy Brett, John Woodvine, Peter Bowles, and Wynne Clark in the cast. Robert Helpmann was director.
  • (April 1958 & June 1958) She replaced Coral Browne as Gertrude in William Shakespeare's "Hamlet" at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with John Neville, Jack Gwillim, Judi Dench, Derek Francis, John Humphry, Michael Culver, Barbara Leigh-Hunt, and James Culliford in the cast. Michael Benthall was director.
  • (September 1957) She played the player queen in William Shakespeare's "Hamlet" in an Old Vic Company production at the Royal Court Theatre in Liverpool, Merseyside, England with John Neville, Jack Gwillim, Coral Browne, Judi Dench, Derek Francis, John Humphry, David Dodimead, Daniel Thorndike, David Waller, Barry Ingham (Barrie), Barbara Leigh-Hunt, Michael Culver, Harold Innocent, Richard Gale, and Edward Hardwicke in the cast. Michael Benthall was director.
  • (1957 - 1958) She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "King Lear," at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Paul Rogers, Barbara Jefford, Coral Browne, Michael Culver, Jack Gwillim, Derek Francis, Derek Godfrey, John Humphry, Edward Hardwicke, Paul Daneman, Barrie Ingham, Judi Dench (Servant) and Barbara Leigh Hunt (Servant) in the cast. Douglas Seale was director.
  • (1947) She acted in the Stratford Theatre Festival at the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre in Stratford, England with Walter Hudd, Robert Harris, Beatrix Lehmann, Veronica Turleigh, Paul Scofield, John Ruddock, Douglas Seale, Daphne Slater, Joy Parker, Michael Golden, Donald Sinden, John Blatchley, Joss Ackland, John Warner, Laurence Payne, Myles Eason and John Harrison in the cast. Barry Jackson was director.
  • (May 9, 1947) She played Juno in William Shakespeare's play, "The Tempest," in the Stratford Theatre Festival at the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre in Stratford, England with Robert Harris, Daphne Slater, Joy Parker, John Blatchley, and Donald Sinden (Sebastian) in the cast. Norman Wright was director. Paul Shelving was designer. Lennox Berkeley was musical director.
  • (April 14, 1947) She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "Love's Labour's Lost," in the Stratford Theatre Festival at the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre in Stratford, England with Laurence Payne, John Harrison, Donald Sinden, Paul Scofield, Veronica Turleigh, Joy Parker, John Blatchley, and Joss Ackland in the cast. Peter Brook was director. Reginald Leefe was designer. Allan Gray was musical director.
  • (1947) She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "Richard II," in the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre Company production at His Majesty's Theatre in London, England with Robert Harris, John Ruddock, Michael Golden, Myles Eason, John Harrison, John Warner, Julian Amyes, Joss Ackland, Donald Sinden, Beatrix Lehmann, Joy Parker, George Cooper, and Dudley Jones in the cast. Walter Hudd was director.
  • (August 15, 1947) She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "Pericles," in the Stratford Theatre Festival at the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre in Stratford, England with Paul Scofield, Daphne Slater, Joss Ackland, and John Blatchley in the cast. Nugent Monck was director. Barry Jackson was designer.
  • (1949) She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "Macbeth," in the Stratford Theatre Festival at the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre in Stratford, England with Godfrey Tearle, Diana Wynyard, Harry Andrews, Leon Quartermaine, William Squire, Michael Bates, Clement McCallin, Paul Hardwick (Sergeant/Siward), George Rose, Michael Gwynn, Robert Shaw (Angus), Edmund Purdom, Jill Bennett (Fleance/2nd apparition), John Slater, Robert Hardy, Wynne Clark, and Timothy Bateson in the cast. Anthony Quayle was director.
  • (1949) She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "A Midsummer's Night Dream," in the Stratford Theatre Festival at the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre in Stratford, England with Harry Andrews, Paul Hardwick, Diana Wynyard, Clement McCallin, John Slater, Michael Gwynn, Michael Bates, George Rose, William Squire, Robert Hardy, and Robert Shaw in the cast. Michael Benthall was director. Mariano Andreu was designer.
  • (1949) She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "Much Ado About Nothing," in the Stratford Theatre Festival at the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre in Stratford, England with Anthony Quayle, Diana Wynyard, Harry Andrews, Leon Quartermaine, Paul Hardwick, George Rose, William Squire, Penelope Munday, Jill Bennett, Michael Bates, Timothy Bateson, Robert Hardy, Edmund Purdom, and Robert Shaw in the cast. John Gielgud was director. Mariano Andreu was designer.
  • (1981) She acted in Francis Beaumont's play, "The Knight of the Burning Pestle", in a Royal Shakespeare Company production at the Aldwych Theatre in London, England with Timothy Spall, John Woodvine, Timothy Kightley, Karl Johnson, Heather Canning, Nick Brimble, Stephen Rashbrook, Malcolm Storry and Teddy Kempner in the cast. Michael Bogdanov was the director.
  • (1967) She acted in Farquhar's play, "The Beaux Strategem," in the Chichester Festival Theatre production at the Chichester Festival Theatre in Chichester, Sussex, England with Fenella Fielding, Bill Fraser, Maureen O'Brien, Anton Rodgers, Prunella Scales, and John Standing in the cast. Chappell was director.
  • (1967) She acted in Eden Philpotts's play, "The Farmer's Wife," in the Chichester Festival Theatre production at the Chichester Festival Theatre in Chichester, Sussex, England with Michael Aldridge, Diana Churchill, Bill Fraser, Irene Handl, Maureen O'Brien, John Standing, Sarah Badel, Peter Egan and Doris Hare in the cast. John Clements was director.
  • (1970) She acted in George Bernard Shaw's play, "Arms and the Man," in a Chichester Festival Production at the Chichester Festival Theatre in Chichester, Sussex, England with John Standing, Laurence Harvey, Sarah Badel, Judith Arthy, Richard Kane, and Charles Lloyd Pack in the cast. John Clements was director.
  • (1993) She acted in Noel Coward's play, "Relative Values," in a 1993 Chichester Festival Production at the Savoy Theatre in London, England and at the Richmond Theatre in Richmond, Surrey, England with Susan Hampshire, Anthony Bate, Alison Fiske, Edward Duke, Sara Crowe, Paul Rattigan, and John Elmes in the cast. Tim Luscombe was director.
  • (1973) She acted in Alan Bennett's play, "Habeas Corpus", at the Lyric Theatre in London, England with Alan Bennett, Robert Hardy, Andrew Sachs and Joan Sanderson in the cast.
  • (1958) She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "King Henry VIII," at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with John Gielgud, Edith Evans, Harry Andrews, Barrie Ingham, Ronald Fraser, Paul Daneman, Edward Hardwicke, Derek Godfrey, David Waller, Harold Innocent, Derek Francis, Judi Dench (played Attendant/Lady) and Barbara Leigh-Hunt (played Attendant/Lady) in the cast.
  • (1973) She acted in Alan Bennett's play, "Habeus Corpus", at the Lyric Theatre in London, England with Alec Guinness, Patricia Hayes, Phyllida Law and Andrew Sachs in the cast.
  • (1971) She acted in William Trevor's play, "The Old Boys," at the Mermaid Theatre in London, England with Michael Redgrave, Peter Copley, Bernard Hepton, Norman Shelley, and Sylvia Coleridge in the cast. Alan Strachan was director.
  • (1988) She acted in JM Barrie's play, "The Admirable Crichton," at the Theatre Royal Haymarket in London, England with Rex Harrison, Edward Fox, Niamh Cusack, Steven Pacey, and Martin Clunes in the cast. Frith Banbury was director.
  • (1969) She acted in Jerry Herman's musical, "Mame," at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane in London, England with Ginger Rogers, Ann Beach, Barry Kent, Guy Spaull, Burt Kwouk, Tony Adams, Brian Jackson, Gary Warren, Julia McKenzie, and Gerald Davis in the cast. Gene Saks was director.
  • (1971) She acted in Terence Rattigan's play, "Separate Tables", at the Apollo Theatre in London, England with John Mills, Jill Bennett, Rose Hill, Raymond Huntley, Ambrosine Phillpotts and Zena Walker in the cast. Michael Blakemore was the director.
  • (1984) She acted in Harry Warren and Al Dubin's musical, "42nd Street", at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane in London, England with Georgia Brown, James Laurenson and Clare Leach in the cast. Gower Champion and Lucia Victor were the directors.
  • (October 1985) She acted in Harry Warren and Al Dubin's musical, "42nd Street", at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane in London, England with Frankie Vaughan and Shani Wallis in the cast. Gower Champion and Lucia Victor were the directors.
  • (1987) She acted in Stephen Sondheim's musical, "Follies", at the Shaftesbury Theatre in London, England with Diana Rigg, Julia McKenzie, Daniel Massey, David Healy, Lynda Baron, Pearl Carr, Teddy Johnson, Maria Charles, Adele Leigh, Leonard Sachs and Dolores Gray in the cast.
  • (1983) She played Olga in Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman's "You Can't Take It With You" in a British National Theatre production at the Lyttelton Theatre in London, England with Geraldine McEwan, Janine Duvitski, Jimmy Jewel, Greg Hicks and Brewster Mason in the cast. Michael Bogdanov was the director.
  • (1990) She acted in Michael Frayn's play, "Look," at the Aldwych Theatre in London, England with Stephen Fry, Robin Bailey, Gabrielle Drake, Serena Gordon, and Michael Simkins in the cast.
  • (October to December 1971) Musical "Ambassador" she appeared as Amelia Newsome, with Howard Keel and Danielle Darrieux at Her Majesty's Theatre, London.

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