(March 4-31, 1952) He acted in the title rôle in William Gillette's play, "Sherlock Holmes," in Birmingham, England in a Birmingham Repertory Company production with Paul Daneman, Josée Richard, Edgar Wreford, Basil Henson, Christine Finn, Michel Bazalgette, Rosalind Boxall, Alan Bridges, Alan Rowe, Anthony Newlands, John ...
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In weekly rep of course you had to learn a new act every day, every night, after the show. You'd go home and you'd go to bed and start learning your lines for the following day so you'd rehearse an act a day and you had to learn all the lines for one act in one fell swoop. That really was hard work but somehow you know everybody did it. I don't think people would do it now.
Made his professional stage debut in 1939 at the Barn Theatre in Shere, Surrey, in "The Universal Legacy".