She acted in Anton Chekhov's play, "The Seagull," at the Derby Playhouse in Derby, Derbyshire, England with Alan Bates, Sheila Ballantine, Richard O'Callaghan, Georgina Hale, Robert Flemyng, and Denis Holmes in the cast. Mark Woolgar was director.
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We were young and poor, and needed to earn some money. I decided with the wonderful ignorance of youth to earn a living by acting - and luckily, I did.
In January 2002 Doreen appeared on a 'Classic British Sitcom Stars' special of TV quiz The Weakest Link
(2000). When asked by host Anne Robinson
what her most memorable moment was on the crazy sitcom One Foot in the Grave
(1990) Doreen replied very matter-of-factly: 'I was rolled down a hill and mounted by a dog'. The studio audience erupted in hysterics.