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  • "Knight Errant" (autobiography)
  • He voiced the role of "Aragorn" in the BBC Radio production of J.R.R. Tolkien's "The Lord of the Rings", alongside Ian Holm and Michael Hordern 1981.
  • (June 1955) He acted in William Wycherley's play, "The Country Wife", at the Library Theatre in Manchester, England with Jessie Evans and Margaret Clifton in the cast. Peter Lambert was the director.
  • (1957) He acted in William Wycherley's play, "The Country Wife", at the Chelsea Palace Theatre and Adelphi Theatre in London, England with Terence Morgan, Esme Percy, Marian Spencer, Sheila Ballantine, Brian Hankins, Frederick Treves, John Moffatt, Esmond Knight, Dame Joan Plowright CBE and Shelagh Fraser in the cast. George Devine was the director.
  • (1956) He acted in William Wycherley's play, "The Country Wife", at the Royal Court Theatre in London, England with Laurence Harvey, Nigel Davenport, Esme Percy, Diana Churchill, Sheila Ballantine, Sir Alan Bates CBE, John Moffat, George Devine, Dame Joan Plowright CBE and Moyra Fraser in the cast. George Devine was also the director.
  • (1975) He acted in Anthony Shaffer's play, "Murderer", at the Garrick Theatre in London, England with Caroline Blakiston, Patricia Quinn and Warren Clarke in the cast. Clifford Williams was the director.
  • (1974) He played Claudius in William Shakespeare's "Hamlet" at the Greenwich Theatre in London, England with Peter Eyre, Irene Worth CBE, Nicola Paggett, Anthony Nicholls, George Howe, Antony Brown, Philip Lowrie, Nicky Henson, Michael Tudor Barnes, Jonathan Cecil, Graham Seed, and Nicholas Le Prevost in the cast. Jonathan Miller was director.
  • (1976) He acted in William Shakespeare's play, "Othello," at the Open Air Theatre in Regent's Park, London, England with Edward Fox, Lorna Heilbron, Clive Arrindell, and Ursula Mohan in the cast. Mervyn Willis was director.
  • (1955) He acted in Frederick Bartman's play, "The Heartless Princess," at the Library Theatre in Manchester, England with Shirley Jacobs, Keith Anderson, John Franklyn Robbins, and Margaret Clifton in the cast. David Scase was director.
  • (1956) He played Judge Hathorne in Arthur Miller's "The Crucible" at the Royal Court Theatre in London, England with Mary Ure, Rachel Kempson, Nigel Davenport, Joan Plowright, Michael Gwynn, Kenneth Haigh, Rosalie Crutchley, Alan Bates, and George Devine in the cast. George Devine and Tony Richardson were directors.
  • (1958) He acted in John Osborne and Anthony Creighton's play, "Epitaph for George Dillon," at the Royal Court Theatre in London, England with Wendy Craig, Yvonne Mitchell, Alison Legatt, Avril Elgar, Toke Townley, Philip Locke, and Nigel Davenport in the cast. William Gaskill was director.
  • (February 1960 - May 1960) He acted in John Mortimer's play, "The Wrong Side of the Park," at the Cambridge Theatre in London, England in February and at St. Martin's Theatre in London, England in May with Margaret Leighton, Richard Johnson, Wendy Craig, and Joyce Carey in the cast. Peter Hall was director.
  • (1991) He acted in William Shakespeare's plays, "Henry IV Parts I and II," in a Royal Shakespeare Company productions at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford-Upon-Avon, England with Julian Glover, Owen Teale, Michael Maloney, Philip Voss, Denys Hawthorne, Clifford Rose, Linda Bassett, Christopher Luscombe, Jane Gurnett, Sylvestra Le Touzel, Joanne Pearce, and Bernard Kay in the cast. Adrian Noble was director.
  • (1992) He acted in William Shakespeare's plays, "Henry IV Parts I and II," in a Royal Shakespeare Company productions at the Barbican Theatre in London, England with Julian Glover, Owen Teale, Michael Maloney, Philip Voss, Ian Hughes, Denys Hawthorne, Sylvestra Le Touzel, Clifford Rose, Rob Edwards, Linda Bassett, Christopher Luscombe, Jane Gurnett, Joanne Pearce, and Bernard Kay in the cast. Adrian Noble was director.
  • (1994) He acted in William Shakespeare's play, "King Lear," in a Royal Shakespeare Company production at the Barbican Theatre in London, England with Janet Dale, Jenny Quayle, Abigail McKern, Christopher Colquhoun, John Normington, Simon Dormandy, David Calder, David Bradley, Simon Russell Beale, Owen Teale, Ian Hughes and Mark Lockyer in the cast. Adrian Noble was director.
  • (1964) He acted in Peter Shaffer's play, "The Royal Hunt of the Sun," in a Chichester Festival Theatre production at the National Theatre at Chichester in Chichester, Sussex, England with Colin Blakely, Robert Lang, Mike Gambon, Derek Jacobi, Edward Petherbridge, and Edward Hardwicke in the cast. John Dexter and O'Donovan were directors.
  • (1963) He acted in George Bernard Shaw's play, "Saint Joan," in a Chichester Festival Theatre production at the National Theatre at Chichester in Chichester, Sussex, England with Joan Plowright, Frank Finlay, Derek Jacobi, Jeremy Brett, and Max Adrian in the cast. John Dexter was director.
  • (1963) 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 Purnell, and Michael Turner in the cast. Stuart Burge was director.
  • (1965) He acted in John Arden's play, "Armstrong's Last Goodnight," in a Chichester Festival Theatre production at the National Theatre at the Chichester in Chichester, Sussex, England with Albert Finney, Geraldine McEwan, Ian McKellen, Ronald Pickup, and Michael York in the cast. John Dexter and Peter Gaskill were directors.
  • (1956) He acted in Bertolt Brecht's play, "The Good Woman of Setzuan," in an English Stage Company production at the Royal Court Theatre in London, England with Peggy Ashcroft, George Devine, Rachel Kempson, John Moffatt, Esme Percy, Peter Woodthorpe, Joan Plowright, Sheila Ballantine, Frazer Hines, John Osborne, Nigel Davenport, Peter Wyngarde, and John Nettleton in the cast. George Devine was also director. Paul Dessau was music director. Berthold Goldschmidt was musical director.
  • (September 1957) He acted in John Osborne's play, "The Entertainer", at the Palace Theatre in London, England with Laurence Olivier, Joan Plowright, Richard Pasco, Brenda de Banzie and Albert Chevalier in the cast. Tony Richardson was the director.
  • (1972) He acted in Noël Coward's play, "Private Lives", at the Queen's Theatre in London, England with Maggie Smith, James Villiers and Polly Adams in the cast. John Gielgud was the director.
  • (October 22, 1963) He played Horatio in the opening performance of William Shakespeare's "Hamlet" in the inaugural National Theatre Production at Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Peter O'Toole, Michael Redgrave, Diana Wynyard, Rosemary Harris, Max Adrian, Anthony Nicholls, Derek Jacobi, Robert Lang, John Stride, Colin Blakely, Frank Finlay, Michael Gambon, Lynn Redgrave, and Louise Purcell in the cast. Laurence Olivier was director.
  • (December 10, 1963) He acted in George Farquhar's play, "The Recruiting Officer," in a National Theatre production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Laurence Olivier, Maggie Smith, Max Adrian, Michael Turner, Derek Jacobi, Colin Blakely, John Stride, Mike Gambon, Mary Miller, and Lynn Redgrave in the cast. William Gaskill was director.
  • (1964) He acted in George Farquhar's play, "The Recruiting Officer," in a National Theatre production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Laurence Olivier, Maggie Smith, Max Adrian, Michael Turner, Derek Jacobi, Colin Blakely, John Stride, Mike Gambon, Mary Miller, and Lynn Redgrave in the cast. William Gaskill was director.
  • (1964) He acted in Peter Shaffer's play, "The Royal Hunt of the Sun," in a National Theatre production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Colin Blakely, Mike Gambon, Derek Jacobi, Edward Petherbridge, Edward Hardwicke, and Louise Purnell in the cast.
  • (1965) He acted in Peter Shaffer's play, "The Royal Hunt of the Sun," in a National Theatre production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Colin Blakely, Mike Gambon, Derek Jacobi, Edward Petherbridge, Edward Hardwicke, and Louise Purnell in the cast.
  • (1965) He played Benedick in William Shakespeare's play, "Much Ado About Nothing," in a National Theatre production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Maggie Smith, Albert Finney, Derek Jacobi, Ian McKellen, Lynn Redgrave, Edward Petherbridge, Frank Finlay, Ronald Pickup, Michael York, and Christopher Timothy in the cast. Franco Zeffirelli was director.
  • (February 1963 - March 1964) He acted in George Bernard Shaw's play, "Saint Joan;" Harold Brighouse's play, "Hobson's Choice;" play, "Andorra;" George Farquhar's play, "The Recruiting Officer;" and Anton Chekhov's play, "Uncle Vanya;" in a National Theatre Repertoire production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Max Adrian, Colin Blakely, Tom Courtenay, Cyril Cusack, Frank Finlay, Rosemary Harris, Jeanne Hepple, Derek Jacobi, Robert Lang, Mary Miller, Anthony Nicholls, Laurence Olivier, Joan Plowright, Michael Redgrave, Lynn Redgrave, Maggie Smith, John Stride, and Diana Wynyard in the cast.
  • (1964) He acted in Noel Coward's play, "Hay Fever," in a National Theatre production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Edith Evans, Maggie Smith, Derek Jacobi, Anthony Nicholls, and Lynn Redgrave in the cast. Noel Coward was also director.
  • (1966) He acted in Peter Shaffer's play, "Black Comedy," and John Osborne's play, "A Bond Honoured," in a National Theatre Company production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Maggie Smith, Graham Crowden, and Derek Jacobi in the cast. John Dexter was director.
  • (1967) He acted in William Shakespeare's play, "As You Like It," in a National Theatre Company production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Ronald Pickup, Jeremy Brett, John Stride (played Audrey), Charles Kay, Derek Jacobi, and Oliver Cotton in the cast. Clifford Williams was director.
  • (1967) He acted in William Shakespeare's play, "As You Like It," in a National Theatre Company production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Ronald Pickup, Jeremy Brett, Anthony Hopkins (played Audrey), Charles Kay, Derek Jacobi, and Oliver Cotton in the cast. Clifford Williams was director.
  • (1966) He acted in John Osborne's play, "A Bond Honoured," and Peter Shaffer's play, "Black Comedy," in a National Theatre Company production at the Queen's Theatre in London, England with Maggie Smith, Derek Jacobi, and Graham Crowden in the cast. John Dexter was director.
  • (1967) He acted in William Shakespeare's play, "Much Ado About Nothing," in a National Theatre Company production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Joan Plowright, Derek Jacobi, Ronald Pickup, Gerald James, John McEnery, Edward Petherbridge, Frank Finlay, and Christopher Timothy in the cast. Franco Zeffirelli was director.
  • (1967) He acted in Anton Chekhov's play, "Three Sisters," in a National Theatre Company production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Joan Plowright, Anthony Hopkins, Jeanne Watts, Louise Purnell, Sheila Reid, Derek Jacobi, and Ronald Pickup in the cast. Laurence Olivier was director.
  • (1967) He acted in Anton Chekhov's play, "Three Sisters," in a National Theatre Company production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Joan Plowright, John Stride, Jeanne Watts, Louise Purnell, Sheila Reid, Derek Jacobi, and Ronald Pickup in the cast. Laurence Olivier was director.
  • (1967) He acted in August Strindberg's play, "The Dance of Death," in a National Theatre Company production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Laurence Olivier, Geraldine McEwan, and Anthony Hopkins (played Sentry) in the cast.
  • (1967) He acted in Richard Wilbur's translation Jean Baptiste Moliere's play, "Tartuffe," in a National Theatre Company production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with John Gielgud, Joan Plowright, Jeremy Brett, Jeanne Watts, Louise Purnell, and Derek Jacobi in the cast. Tyrone Guthrie was director.
  • (April 1967) He acted in August Strindberg's play, "The Dance of Death," in a National Theatre Company production at the Theatre Royal in Brighton, East Sussex, England with Laurence Olivier, Geraldine McEwan, Anthony Hopkins (played Sentry), and Richard Warwick in the cast.
  • (1968) He acted in William Shakespeare's play, "As You Like It," in a National Theatre Company production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Ronald Pickup, Jeremy Brett, John Stride (played Audrey), Charles Kay, Derek Jacobi, and Oliver Cotton in the cast. Clifford Williams was director.
  • (1968) He acted in W. Somerset Maugham's play, "Home and Beauty", in a National Theatre Company production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Geraldine McEwan, Sheila Reid, Daphne Heard, Robert Lang, Arthur Lowe and Jeanne Watts in the cast. Frank Dunlop was the director.
  • (1969) He acted in W. Somerset Maugham's play, "Home and Beauty", in a National Theatre Company production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Geraldine McEwan, Sheila Reid, Daphne Heard, Robert Lang and Jeanne Watts in the cast. Frank Dunlop was the director.
  • (1969) He acted in Anton Chekhov's play, "Three Sisters", in a National Theatre Company production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Joan Plowright, Derek Jacobi, Laurence Olivier, Jeanne Watts, Louise Purnell, Sheila Reid and Ronald Pickup in the cast. Laurence Olivier was the director.
  • (1970) He acted in George Farquhar's play, "The Beaux Strategem", in a National Theatre Company production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Maggie Smith, Ronald Pickup and Derek Jacobi in the cast. William Gaskill was the director.
  • (1970) He acted in Henrik Ibsen's play, "Hedda Gabler", in a National Theatre Company production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Maggie Smith, Jeremy Brett, John Moffatt and Sheila Reid in the cast. Ingmar Bergman was the director.
  • (September 1970 - October 1970) He acted in Repertoire Company in a National Theatre production at the Old Vic Theatre and Cambridge Theatre in London, England in Fyodor Dostoievsky's play, "The Idiot;" William Shakespeare's play, "The Merchant of Venice;" John Webster's play, "The White Devil;" Tom Stoppard's play, "Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead;" Henrik Ibsen's play, "Hedda Gabler;" Georges Farquhar's play, "The Beaux Strategem;" and Peter Nichols's play, "National Health;" with Tom Baker, Diane Cilento, Jeremy Brett, Jim Dale, Derek Jacobi, Laurence Olivier, Joan Plowright, Maggie Smith, Jane Lapotaire, Geraldine McEwan, and Edward Woodward in the cast.
  • (March 1970 - May 1970) He acted in Repertoire Company in a National Theatre production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England in William Shakespeare's plays, "The Merchant of Venice" and "Loves Labours Lost;" Georges Farquhar's play, "The Beaux Strategem;" John Webster's play, "White Devil;" Peter Nichols's play, "National Health;" and Tom Stoppard's play, "Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead;" with Jeremy Brett, Jim Dale, Derek Jacobi, Laurence Olivier, Joan Plowright, Maggie Smith, Jane Lapotaire, Geraldine McEwan, and Edward Woodward in the cast.
  • (1970) He acted in Henrik Ibsen's play, "Hedda Gabler," in a National Theatre production at the Cambridge Theatre in London, England with Maggie Smith, Jeremy Brett, John Moffatt, Jeanne Watts, and Sheila Reid in the cast. Ingmar Bergman was director.
  • (1970) He acted in Georges Farquhar's play, "The Beaux Strategem," in a National Theatre production at the Cambridge Theatre in London, England with Maggie Smith, Ronald Pickup, and Jeanne Watts in the cast. William Gaskill was director.
  • (December 1970 - January 1971) He acted in Repertoire Company in a National Theatre production at the Old Vic Theatre and Cambridge Theatre in London, England in George Bernard Shaw's play, "Mrs. Warren's Profession;" Fyodor Dostoievsky's play, "The Idiot;" William Shakespeare's play, "The Merchant of Venice;" John Webster's play, "The White Devil;" Peter Nichols's play, "National Health;" Edmond Rostand's play, "Cyrano De Bergerac;" and Georges Farquhar's play, "Beaux Strategem;" with Sarah Badel, Corale Browne, Anna Carteret, Tom Baker, Jeremy Brett, Jim Dale, Derek Jacobi, Joan Plowright, Maggie Smith, Jane Lapotaire, Geraldine McEwan, and Edward Woodward in the cast.
  • (1978) He acted in William Congreve's play, "The Double Dealer," in a National Theatre production at the Olivier Theatre in London, England with Ralph Richardson, Dorothy Tutin, Michael Bryant, and Sara Kestelman in the cast. Peter Wood was director.
  • (1978) He acted in Henrik Ibsen's play, "Brand," in a National Theatre production at the Olivier Theatre in London, England with Michael Bryant, Lynn Fairleigh, Patience Collier, Gawn Grainger, and Nicholas Selby in the cast. Christopher Morahan was director.
  • (January 1978 - December 1978) He acted in Repertoire Season in the National Theatre production at the Lyttelton, Olivier, and Cottesloe Theatres in London, England in William Wycherley's play, "The Country Wife;" Sean O'Casey's play, "The Plough and the Stars;" Harley Granville Barker's play, "The Madras House;" Ben Jonson's play, "Volpone;" Ferenc Molnar's play, "The Guardsman;" play, "Sir Gawain and the Green Knight;" Georges Feydeau's play, "The Lady from Maxim's;" Robert Bolt's play, "State of Revolution;" Alan Ayckbourn's play, "Bedroom Farce;" Victor Hugo's play, "The Hunchback of Notre Dame;" Julian Mitchell's play, "Half-Life;" John MacKendrick's play, "Lavender Blue;" Anton Chekhov's play, "The Cherry Orchard;" Arnold Wesker's play, "Love Letters on Blue Paper;" Keith Dewhurst's play, "Lark Rise;" Henrik Ibsen's play, "Brand;" David Hare's play, "Plenty;" Odon Von Horvath and Christopher Hampton's play, "Don Juan Comes Back From the War;" William Shakespeare's play, "Macbeth;" P.L. Travers's play, "Plunder;" play, "Lost Worlds;" David Mamet's play, "American Buffalo;" play, "The Woman;" William Congreve's play, "The Double Dealer;" George Bernard Shaw's play, "The Philanderer;" play, "The World Turned Upside Down;" John Galsworthy's play, "Strife;" Harold Pinter's play, "Betrayal;" Charles Wood's play, "Has 'Washington' Legs;" and play, "Herold;" with Joss Ackland, Polly Adams, Brian Blessed, Brenda Blethyn, Judi Bowker, Michael Bryant, Ian Charleson, Patience Collier, Julie Covington, Kenneth Cranham, Andrew Cruickshank, Cyril Cusack, Timothy Davies, J.G. Devlin, Edna Dore, Avril Elgar, Lynn Fairleigh, Albert Finney, Paul Freeman, Susan Fleetwood, Brenda Fricker, Michael Gambon, John Gielgud, Brian Glover, Michael Gough, Edward Hardwicke, Nicky Henson, Bob Hoskins, Richard Johnson, Sara Kestelman, Ben Kingsley, Dinsdale Landen, Susan Littler, Daniel Massey, Mark McManus, Stephen Moore, Peggy Mount, Kate Nelligan, Hugh Paddick, Richard Pearson, Ralph Richardson, Diana Rigg, Paul Scofield, Jack Shepherd, Elizabeth Spriggs, John Standing, Dorothy Tutin, and Penelope Wilton in the cast.
  • (January 1979 - December 1979) He acted in the Repertoire Season in the National Theatre production at the Lyttelton Theatre, Olivier Theatre, and Cottesloe Theatre in London, England in John Galsworthy's play, "Strife;" William Congreve's play, "The Double Dealer;" play, "The Woman; William Shakespeare's plays, "Macbeth," "As You Like It," and "Richard III;" Harold Pinter's play, "Betrayal;" George Bernard Shaw's play, "The Philanderer;" P.L. Travers's play, "Plunder;" play, "Herod;" Charles Wood's play, "Has 'Washington' Legs?;" play, "The World Turned Upside Down;" Thomas Middleton's play, "A Fair Quarrel;" Eugene O'Neill's play, "The Long Way Home;" Leo Tolstoy's play, "The Fruits of Enlightenment;" Somerset Maugham's play, "For Services Rendered;" Keith Dewhurst's plays, "Lark Rise" and "Candleford;" play, "Beowulf;" Simon Gray's play, "Close of Play;" Aeschylus's play "The Oresteia;" Friedrich Schnitzler and Tom Stoppard's play, "Undiscovered Country;" play, "Dispatches;" Peter Logan's play, "Fall;" Arthur Miller's play, "Death of A Salesman;" Arthur L. Kopit's play, "Wings;" Peter Shaffer's play, "Amadeus;" J.B. Priestley's play, "When We Are Married;" play, "A Country Calendar;" and Henrik Ibsen's play, "The Wild Duck;" with Robin Bailey, Brenda Blethyn, Judi Bowker, Michael Bryant, Yvonne Bryceland, Selina Cadell, Simon Callow, Anna Carteret, Oliver Cotton, Andrew Cruickshank, Constance Cummings, J.G. Devlin, Edna Dore, Michael Feast, Albert Finney, Alison Fiske, Susan Fleetwood, Paul Freeman, Michael Gambon, Brian Glover, Gawn Grainger, Nicky Henson, Greg Hicks, Ian Hogg, Bob Hoskins, Harold Innocent, Peter Jeffrey, Felicity Kendall, Sara Kestelman, Dinsdale Landen, Phyllida Law, Doreen Mantle, Anna Massey, Daniel Massey, Mark McManus, Warren Mitchell, Stephen Moore, John Normington, Bill Owen, Joyce Redman, Ralph Richardson, Joan Sanderson, Leslie Sands, Paul Scofield, Jack Shepherd, John Standing, Dorothy Tutin, June Watson, Penelope Wilton, and John Wood in the cast.
  • (1985) He acted in Moss Hart's play, "Light Up the Sky," at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Peter Wyngarde, Hannah Gordon, Maxine Audley, Kate O'Mara, Gary Waldhorn, Patricia Quinn, and Robert Morse in the cast.
  • (January 20 to February 28, 1970) He acted in George Farquhar's play, "The Beaux Stratagem," in The National Theatre Company of Great Britain at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles, California with Maggie Smith in the cast. William Gaskill was director. Laurence Olivier was artistic director.
  • (March 16 to May 1, 1971) He acted in Noel Coward's play, "Design for Living," at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles, California with Maggie Smith and Denholm Elliott in the cast. Peter Wood was director. MAGO was set designer.
  • (April 20 to June 2, 1979) He acted in George Bernard Shaw's play, "Pygmalion," at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles, California with Roberta Maxwell, Maureen O'Sullivan and Milo O'Shea in the case. John Dexter was director.

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