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On playing Cleopatra at RADA: I was this skinny pale inexperienced more-or-less schoolgirl, and it must have been quite tough for this director to get a Cleopatra out of me. Which is what he said in no uncertain terms in front of all my classmates. He just tore me to shreds. And I remember thinking, 'I've got two or three options. I probably can just run out the building, go off the university ...
Playing "Stephanie Abrahams" in Tom Kempinski
's "Duet for One" at the Vaudeville Theatre, The Strand (after transferring from the Almeida Theatre in Islington), opposite Henry Goodman