He acted in Arden's play, "The Workhouse Monkey," in a Chichester Festival Theatre production at the National Theatre at Chichester in Chichester, Sussex, England with Fay Compton, Frank Finlay, Dudley Foster, Alison Leggatt, Jeremy Brett, Anthony Nicholls, Robert Lang, Derek Jacobi, Mary Miller, Norman Rossington, Louise ...
Sir Robert Stephens
6' 1" (1.85 m)
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[on "The Method"] I once asked two old Russian actors about the Method, because I'd seen American actors in New York use their version of it and it was so awful, amateur and inept and stupid. And they said to me, "If you have a copy of ['Konstantin Stanislavski' 's] "My Life in Art" or "An Actor Prepares", just take it out and throw it in the river". If it was no use to them, it was certainly of ...
Variety Club of Great Britain Stage Actor Award for 1965 for his performances at the National Theatre, notably in Royal Hunt of the Sun and Trelawney of the Wells.