Last Tango in Halifax star Anne Reid will play Lady Hunstanton in Dominic Dromgoole’s upcoming production of A Woman Of No Importance.
Reid’s long career includes 18 million viewers tuning in for her death in the iconic soap Coronation Street, Victoria Wood’s much loved Dinner Ladies, Ladies of Letters with Maureen Lipman and for the last five years Last Tango In Halifax with Derek Jacobi.
Her love of cabaret has seen her perform at the Crazy Coqs club in London repeatedly over the last few years and branch out into musical theatre with performances in Stephen Sondheim’s Into The Woods (Royal Opera House) and A Little Night Musica (Palace Theatre).
Reids other theatre roles include performances in Ibsen’s Hedda Gabler at the Old Vic which starred Sheridan Smith, Dimetos (Donmar Warehouse) and Happy Now? (National Theatre).
Dromgoole’s production of Oscar Wilde’s classic will also features Eve Best, Eleanor Bron and William Gaunt .
A Woman of No Importance runs from 6 October 2017 until 30 December 2017 at the Vaudeville Theatre.