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||January 27, 1992
||January 25, 1891
||Cause of Death:
||London, England, GB
RATE AND COMMENT
English stage debut, walk-on in West End production of Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" at age 20
Worked as a chorus girl in musical comedies and appeared at numerous concerts (date approximate)
Sang soprano lead at Glastonbury Festival
Played Etain in the Celtic folk opera "The Immortal Hour" at the Glastonbury Festival for a 206-performance run
Joined the Birmingham Rep as a leading lady
Originated the role of Eve in the world premiere of George Bernard Shaw's "Back to Methuselah"
Acclaimed for her portrayal of Juliet opposite the 19-year-old John Gielgud as Romeo in Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet"
Appeared as Mary Tudor in feature film "Tudor Rose"
Played opposite Gielgud as Lady Macbeth in "Macbeth"
Portrayed Mary Tyrone in O'Neill's "Long Day's Journey Into Night"
Broadway debut as Mrs. Candour in "The School for Scandal"
Last stage performance in Chekhov's "Uncle Vanya" at London's Royal Court Theater
Appeared in John Boorman's feature, "Leo the Last"
Final appearance in "The Master Blackmailer", an English Sherlock Holmes TV movie