She acted in John Gay's play, "The Beggar's Opera," at the Aldwych Theatre in London, England in a Royal Shakespeare Company production with Derek Godfrey, Michael Williams, Gareth Morgan, Doris Hare, Dorothy Tutin, Malcolm Rivers, Darien Angadi, Denise Coffey, Patience Collier, and Virginia McKenna in the cast. Peter Wood was ...
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Elisabeth Spriggs | Elizabet Spriggs
5' 6" (1.68 m)
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A mezzo soprano, she studied opera at the Royal School of Music as a teenager. Her singing career was stillborn, however, due to an affliction with bronchial asthma. She consequently opted for an acting career instead, though her first position was as a teacher of speech and drama at Coventry Technical College. She gained her first acting experience with a repertory company in Stockport.