She acted in William Wycherley
's play, "The Country Wife," directed by Robert Chetwyn
, in a Chichester Festival Theatre production at the Chichester Festival Theatre, Chichester, Sussex, England, UK with Keith Baxter, Gordon Gostelow, Hugh Paddick, and Maggie Smith in the cast.
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Patricia Routledge OBE | Dame Patricia Routledge
5' 5" (1.65 m)
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[on her character Hyacinth Bucket] The basic premise of Hyacinth is pretension and that's the source of so much comedy. While attempting to be a social climber, she also had to deal with members from the other side of her family like Onslow, who sat around in his string vest drinking beer. In a way, the show was a microcosm for society.
Named as the Personality of the Year by the Grand Order of Water Rats (a showbiz charity).