Susan Engel

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Susan Engel
Susan-engel-trailer.jpg
Engel in trailer for "Butley" (1974)
Born (1935-03-25) 25 March 1935 (age 81)
Vienna, Austria
Occupation Actress
Years active 1959–present
Spouse(s) Sylvester Morand

Susan Engel (born 25 March 1935 in Vienna, Austria) is a British actress.

Career[edit]

Theatre[edit]

Engel's work in theatre includes: Angels in America (1992), Richard III,[1] King Lear (1990),[2] The Good Person of Sezuan, Watch on the Rhine (1980), Spring Awakening, The Hour We Knew Nothing Of Each Other and Her Naked Skin (2008)[3] at the National Theatre, London; Women Beware Women (2006),[4] Luminosity (2001), Bad Weather, The Dybbuk, King John (1988),[5] Cousin Vladimir (1978),[6] The Tempest, The Comedy of Errors (1962),[7] Julius Caesar (1963),[8] Henry VI, Part 2 and The Wars of The Roses (1963)[9] for the RSC; Spinning Into Butter, The Happy Haven, Hotel In Amsterdam (1968)[10] and Macbeth at the Royal Court, London,[11] Hecuba (2004) at the Donmar Warehouse, London;[12] After The Gods, Ascent of Mt Fuji and Shortlist at the Hampstead Theatre, London; The Sea at the Chichester Festival Theatre, Chichester; Prayers of Serkin at the Old Vic, London, A Passage to India (2003) for Shared Experience;[13] Himself at the Nuffield Theatre, Southampton; Brand (2003),[14] An Inspector Calls, The Clandestine Marriage (for which she won the Clarence Derwent Award for Best Supporting Actress), Footfalls (1994),[15] The Cherry Orchard, A Kind of Alaska (1985),[16] Hamlet, The Last of the Red Hot Lovers and Three Sisters in the West End, London.

Television[edit]

She remains best known for her work in television, including the series The Lotus Eaters and the Doctor Who serial The Stones of Blood.[17] In 2003 and 2012, she appeared in the popular detective series Midsomer Murders. Other TV credits include: afterlife, The Black Death, Quiet as a Nun,[18] Dalziel and Pascoe, Trial and Retribution V,[19] Thursday the 12th, The Vice, Kavanagh QC, Underworld, Inspector Morse, Crown Court and The Cedar Tree.

Radio[edit]

In 2004, she guest-starred in the audio drama Gallifrey: A Blind Eye, produced by Big Finish Productions. Other radio includes: Looking for Angels: Left at the Angel,[20][21] The January Wedding,[22] The Making of the English Landscape,[23][24] The Great Pursuit, The Bruno Bettelheim Project, The Raj Quartet,[25] Miss Esther's Guest, Are You Sure?,[26] Peeling Figs for Julius, La Grande Therese, Anne of Green Gables and Black Narcissus.

Film[edit]

Film credits include: The Leading Man (1996), Damage (1992),[27] Ascendancy (1983), Hopscotch (1980), Butley (1974),[28][29][30] King Lear (1971),[31] Inspector Clouseau (1968) and Charlie Bubbles (1967).

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Richard III, Eyre/Crowley, National Theatre, July 1990". Retrieved 13 April 2015. [dead link]
  2. ^ "King Lear, Warner/Bechtler, National Theatre Company, July 1990". Retrieved 13 April 2015. [dead link]
  3. ^ National Theatre : Productions : The Hour We Knew Nothing of Each Other Archived 17 May 2008 at the Wayback Machine.
  4. ^ Royal Shakespeare Company : Cast list Archived 15 April 2008 at the Wayback Machine.
  5. ^ "The RSC Shakespeare, plot summary – The Life and Death of King John". Rscshakespeare.co.uk. Retrieved 30 November 2011. 
  6. ^ "ROB WILTON THEATRICALIA RSC 1975–79". Phyllis.demon.co.uk. Retrieved 30 November 2011. 
  7. ^ "The RSC Shakespeare - Plot Summary - The Comedy of Errors". rscshakespeare.co.uk. Retrieved 13 April 2015. 
  8. ^ "Plot Summaries, The Tragedy of Julius Caesar". The RSC Shakespeare. Retrieved 30 November 2011. 
  9. ^ "The RSC Shakespeare, plot summary – The First Part of Henry the Sixth". Rscshakespeare.co.uk. Retrieved 30 November 2011. 
  10. ^ www.t75.org. "theatre – Mrs Ruskin, Warehouse Theatre, preview". indielondon.co.uk. Retrieved 30 November 2011. 
  11. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 18 May 2015. Retrieved 2015-05-09. 
  12. ^ Hecuba, Donmar Warehouse, London – Reviews, Theatre – Independent.co.uk Archived 20 December 2016 at the Wayback Machine.
  13. ^ "A Passage to India, a CurtainUp London review". Curtainup.com. Retrieved 30 November 2011. 
  14. ^ "Brand, a CurtainUp London review". Curtainup.com. Retrieved 30 November 2011. 
  15. ^ "Modify Beckett? Enter, Outrage". New York Times. 26 March 1994. Retrieved 30 November 2011. 
  16. ^ Smith, I. (2005). Pinter in the Theatre. Nick Hern. pp. 1–169. ISBN 9781854598646. Retrieved 13 April 2015. 
  17. ^ "Doctor Who Classic Episode Guide – The Stones of Blood – Details". BBC. Retrieved 30 November 2011. 
  18. ^ "70s movie database at Escape to the Seventies". Escape-to-the-seventies.com. Retrieved 30 November 2011. 
  19. ^ La Plante Productions – Trial & Retribution V Archived 15 November 2007 at the Wayback Machine.
  20. ^ "Radio 4 Programmes – Afternoon Play, Looking for Angels, Looking for Angels: Left at the Angel". BBC. 29 August 2007. Retrieved 30 November 2011. 
  21. ^ "Looking For Angels – Left At The Angel". Radiolistings.co.uk. Retrieved 30 November 2011. 
  22. ^ "The January Wedding". Radiolistings.co.uk. Retrieved 30 November 2011. 
  23. ^ "Radio 4 Programmes – Afternoon Play, The Making of the English Landscape". BBC. 28 August 2007. Retrieved 30 November 2011. 
  24. ^ "The Making Of The English Landscape". Radiolistings.co.uk. Retrieved 30 November 2011. 
  25. ^ "The Raj Quartet". Radiolistings.co.uk. Retrieved 30 November 2011. 
  26. ^ "Are You Sure?". Radiolistings.co.uk. Retrieved 30 November 2011. 
  27. ^ "Damage – Cast – New York Times". Movies.nytimes.com. 1 November 2010. Retrieved 30 November 2011. 
  28. ^ "Butley". haroldpinter.org. 21 January 1974. Retrieved 30 November 2011. 
  29. ^ "Butley movie review – Film – Time Out London". Timeout.com. Retrieved 30 November 2011. 
  30. ^ Sayre, Nora (9 April 1974). "Butley – Movie – Review – New York Times". Movies.nytimes.com. Retrieved 30 November 2011. 
  31. ^ King Lear Archived 2 February 2008 at the Wayback Machine.

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