Theatre

Peter career on stage was rather short in between 1973 and 1981. Nevertheless his performances in Peter Shaffer’s masterpieces ‘Equus’ and ‘Amadeus’ are still ones of the most important of his career.

You can read more about Peter on stage and his work with the National Theatre in the “Articles” section.

 

Year Title of Play Theatre Production Company Writer Other cast
1981 Amadeus Broadway, USA Peter Shaffer Sir Ian McKellen
1976 Equus Broadway, USA Anthony Perkins
1974/75 Equus Broadway, USA Anthony Hopkins
1974 Spring Awakening Old Vic, London National Theatre Frank Wedekind Michael Kitchen, David Bradley, Christopher Guard, Veronica Quilligan, Jane Carr, Jenny Agutter, Patti Love, Rupert Frazer, Joseph O’Conor,Susan Engel, Beryl Reid, William Squire and Cyril Cusack
1974 Next of Kin Old Vic, London National Theatre Edward Clarke
1974 Eden End Old Vic, London National Theatre JB Priestley
1974 The Marriage of Figaro Old Vic, London National Theatre Beaumarchais
1974 The Freeway Old Vic, London National Theatre Peter Nichols
1974 Grand Manoeuvres Old Vic, London National Theatre Rene Clair Laurence Olivier, John Gielgud, Joan Plowright, Rachel Kempson, Alec McCowen, Arthur Lowe, Beryl Reid, Denis Quilley, Frank Finlay, Gemma Jones, Geoffrey Palmer, Graham Crowden, Irene Handl, James Laurenson, Jenny Agutter, Joan Hickson, John Shrapnel, Martin Shaw, Michael Kitchen, Cyril Cusack, Ronald Pickup, Alan MacNaugthan, Anna Carteret, et al
1973/4 Saturday Sunday Monday Old Vic, London National Theatre Eduardo De Filippo
1973/4 The Bacchae Old Vic, London National Theatre Euripedes
1973/4 The Cherry Orchard Old Vic, London National Theatre Anton Chekhov
1973/4 The Front Page Old Vic, London National Theatre Ben Hecht & Charles MacArthur Anna Carteret, Nicholas Clay, Constance Cummings, Frank Finlay, Gawn Grainger, Alan MacNaughtan, Alec McCowen, Clive Merrison, Laurence Olivier, Joan Plowright, Louise Purnell, Denis Quilley, Martin Shaw, John Shrapnel, Jeanne Watts, and Benjamin Whitrow
1973/4 The Misanthrope Old Vic, London National Theatre Moliere
1973/4 Macbeth Old Vic, London National Theatre Shakespeare
1973/4 Measure for Measure Old Vic, London National Theatre Shakespeare
1973/4 The Tempest Old Vic, London National Theatre Shakespeare
1973/4 Romeo and Juliet Old Vic, London National Theatre Shakespeare
1973/4 Jumpers Old Vic, London National Theatre Tom Stoppard
1973/4 The Party Old Vic, London National Theatre Trevor Griffiths Laurence Olivier, Diana Rigg, Anthony Hopkins, Alec McCowen, Constance Cummings, Denis Quilley, Joan Plowright, Frank Finlay, Martin Shaw, Michael Hordern, Benjamin Whitrow, Maureen Lipman, Alan MacNaughtan, Anna Carteret, Clive Merrison, David Bradley, David Firth, Gawn Grainger, Jeanne Watts, John Shrapnel, Julian Curry, Louise Purnell, Nicholas Clay, Paul Curran, Ram John Holder, and Ronald Pickup
1973 Equus Old Vic, London National Theatre Alec McCowen

 

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