Miriam Margolyes

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The Importance of Being Miriam

Miriam Margolyes. Photo by Gavin D Andrew

Imagine having a fabulous great-aunt who has led a fascinating, slightly wicked life, is a brilliant storyteller and happens to have a wonderful collection of books at her house. This is what The Importance of Being Miriam put me in mind of. During the two-hour-long show, Miriam Margolyes performs various…

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Miriam Margolyes in Dicken’s Women – Australian Tour

Miriam Margolyes in Dickens'  Women

This year marks two hundred years of Charles Dickens and twenty-four years of Dickens’ Women, the internationally acclaimed one woman show written by BAFTA winner Miriam Margoyles and Director Sonia Fraser. Dickens’ Women was last seen in Australia for sell-out shows in 2007 and has returned for an encore season…

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Dickens’s Women – an exclusive interview with Miriam Margolyes

Miriam Margolyes

World renowned actor Miriam Margolyes celebrates Charles Dickens’ 200th birthday with her Australian tour of Dickens’ Women this year. From February to April 2012, the great writer Charles Dickens lives again, thanks to Miriam Margolyes’ vibrant one-woman stage show. Margolyes has starred in Harry Potter (Professor Sprout), Baz Luhrmann’s Romeo and Juliet (Nurse)…

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