She acted in William Congreve's play, "The Way of the World," in a Sydney Theatre Company production at the Sydney Opera House Drama Theatre in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia with Damien De Montemas, Genevieve O'Reilly, Marta Dusseldorp, Sean O'Shea, and John Batchelor in the cast. Gale Edwards was director.
Miriam Margolyes OBE
5' 1" (1.55 m)
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I think it's very likely that because Dickens [Charles Dickens
] was able to depict - in a way that I don't think had ever been done before - people's real lives, it had an enormous response among the poor. So he was the last great artist whose work was appreciated by everybody. People at the very top and the very bottom loved Dickens. Queen Victoria asked him to come and read for her and people ...
She is a huge admirer of the works of Charles Dickens
and has toured the world in a one-woman show, Dickens' Women, inspired by the females in his works.