He played Hamlet in William Shakepseare's play, "Hamlet," in the Stratford Theatre Festival at the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre in Stratford, England with Norman Wooland, Clare Harris, and Valerie Tudor in the cast. B. Iden Payne was director. Randle Ayrton was director.
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Sir Donald Wolfit
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In 1948, Donald finally married his longtime co-star, actress Rosalind Iden
, who was the daughter of British director, actor and educator B. (Ben) Iden Payne (1881-1976) and Edwardian actress Mona Limerick. Dr. Payne was internationally known as a Shakespearean director and for his modified Elizabethan staging. He directed both Donald and his daughter in Stratford Festival productions of "Troilus...