He acted in Peter Shaffer's plays, "White Liars," and "Black Comedy," t the Lyric Theatre in London, England with Dorothy Reynolds, James Bolam, Angela Scoular, Robert Flemyng, Ken Wynne, and Liz Fraser in the cast. Peter Wood was director.
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He was awarded the Laurence Olivier
Theatre Award in 1985 (1984 season) for Best Actor in a Revival for "Wild Honey".
Rich yet flawless voice, combined with Shakespearean bearing