Fiona Mary SHAW

Biography

Gender Female
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1958-07-10
Education Scoil Mhuire Cork, UC Cork, RADA
Publications N/A
Recreations travel, reading, running, painting
Clubs N/A
Style Miss Fiona Shaw
Career actress; hon prof of drama Trinity Coll Dublin, Hon LLD Nat Univ of Ireland 1996; Hon PhD: Open Univ 1997, Trinity Coll Dublin 2001, Univ of Ulster 2004; Officier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (France) 2000; >ir< Julia in The Rivals (NT) 1983, Mary Shelley in Bloody Poetry (Leicester and Hampstead) 1984; RSC 1985-88: Tatyana Vasilyevna in Philistines, Celia in As You Like It, Madame de Volange in Les Liaisons Dangereuses, Erika Brückner in Mephisto, Beatrice in Much Ado About Nothing, Portia in The Merchant of Venice, Mistress Carol in Hyde Park, Katherine in The Taming of the Shrew, Lady Frampul in New Inn, title role in Electra (Best Actress Olivier Awards 1989, Theatre Critics's Award 1989); title role in Mary Stuart (Greenwich) 1988, Rosalind in As You Like It (Old Vic, Best Actress Olivier Awards 1989), Shen Te/Shui Ta in The Good Person of Sichuan (NT, London Theatre Critics' Award 1989, Best Actress Olivier Awards 1989), title role in Hedda Gabler 1991 (Abbey Theatre Dublin and Playhouse London, nominated Best Actress Olivier Awards 1992, winner London Theatre Critics' Award 1992), Machinal (RNT, Best Actress Evening Standard Award 1993, Best Actress Olivier Awards 1994), Footfalls (Garrick, 1 week) 1994, title role in Richard II (RNT) 1995, Millamant in The Way of the World (RNT) 1995, The Waste Land (Paris and Canada, winner Drama Desk Award NY 1997) 1996, speaker in Honegger's Joan of Arc at the Stake (BBC Proms) 1997, The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (RNT) 1998; dir Widower's Houses (RNT) 1999, Medea (Abbey Theatre Dublin) 2000 (Irish Times Best Actress Award 2000), Medea (Queen's Theatre) 2001 (Best Actress Evening Standard Award 2002), The Powerbook (RNT) 2002, Medea (US tour) 2003 (Elliot Norton Award, Obie Award, NY Tony nomination), The Seagull (Edinburgh Festival) 2003, The Powerbook (Paris, Rome) 2003, Julius Caesar (Barbican) 2005, My Life is a Fairytale (NY) 2005, Readings (Theatre Nationale de Chaillot Paris) 2005, Dido and Anaeas (Vienna Festival) 2006 and 2009 and (Paris) 2008, Woman and Scarecrow (Royal Court) 2006, Happy Days (RNT, Paris, Epidaurus Madrid, Dublin, Amsterdam) 2007, Mother Courage (Nat Theatre) 2009; dir Riders to the Sea (ENO) 2008 (opera); >ir< incl: Elspeth in Fireworks for Elspeth 1983, Hedda Gabler 1993, Persuasion 1994, Jane Eyre 1994, The Waste Land 1995, Gormenghast 1999, The British Face 2005, True Blood 2011; >ir< My Left Foot 1988, The Mountains of the Moon 1988, Three Men and a Little Lady 1990, London Kills Me 1991, Super Mario Brothers 1993, Undercover Blues 1993, Anna Karenina 1996, The Butcher Boy 1996, The Avengers 1997, The Last September 1998, RKO 281 1999, The Triumph of Love 2000, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone 2000, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets 2002, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban 2003, The Black Dahlia 2005, Catch and Release 2005, Fracture 2006, Harry Potter and the Order of the Pheonix 2007, Dorian Gray 2009, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 2010, Tree of Life 2011
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Food and drink etiquette

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Debrett's notebooks

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