She acted in Lionel Bart's musical, "Oliver," at the Piccadilly Theatre in London, England with Robin Ramsay, Marti Webb, Martin Dell, John Hicks/Ian Ramsey, Thelma Rogers, Glyn Worsnip, Philip Collins, and Stephen Leigh/Raymond Milross in the cast. Peter Coe was director. Sean Kenney was designer.
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.