She acted in Richard Brinsley Sheridan's play, "The School for Scandal," at the Queen's Theatre in London, England with John Gielgud, Peggy Ashcroft, Dorothy Green, Alec Guinness, Rachel Kempson, George Devine, Michael Redgrave, Harry Andrews, Leon Quartermaine, Harcourt Williams, and Dennis Price in the cast. Tyrone Guthrie ...
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My work was my holiday to me, I enjoyed it so much. I had a smashing time.
Plump, curmudgeonly British character actress, whose quirky personality and lived-in face enlivened many a performance as spinster aunt, indomitable dowager or pixillated old dear, over a period of six decades. She began on stage in 1908, in "The Truants", that year winning the RADA gold medal. In 1950, she was made President of the Council of RADA.