She acted in Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill's play, "The ThreePenny Opera," in a British National Theatre production at the Olivier Theatre in London, England with Tim Curry, Basil Henson, Stephen Moore, Sara Kestelman, Neil Dalglish, Sally Dexter, and Michael Bryant in the cast. Peter Wood was director.
5' 1½" (1.56 m)
Did You Know?
[at the European Film Awards in Paris, when she was receiving a Best Supporting Actor award for High Hopes
(1988), she was introduced as "Edna Door" instead of Edna Doré] "You'd think that at least in Paris they'd pronounce my bloody name right."
Won a scholarship to the drama school of the Croydon Repertory Theatre when she was just 15. Paul Scofield
was also a student there at the time.