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Meet the Cast – Elizabeth Appleby


Give us your full name and the character you are playing.
Elizabeth Appleby – The Nanny (and Cook) / Peasant Woman


Where in the UK are you from?
The South East

What was your first theatrical experience, either on stage or in the auditorium?
I remember singing ‘little donkey’ on a rocking horse at nursery school

What was your first experience of Brecht?
I played Mother Courage at drama school

What was your first experience of The Caucasian Chalk Circle?
My pal was in it and commented ‘it’s f#####g long’

What was your first thought when you heard about a production of The Caucasian Chalk Circle?
‘its f-##’ – no, I was really excited because I’ve been doing a lot of Shakespeare and wanted a change

Tell us the title of your favourite play?
The Events (David Greig)

Who is your theatrical inspiration?
Many, many but Mary Anne Duff

If you had to choose, who is your favourite actor?
Again many, many but atm Meryl Streep

What’s your favourite party game?
Cards Against Humanity

cards against humanity


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