Legendary actress Dame Sian Phillips was in conversation with Geoff Colman, Head of Acting at Central School of Speech & Drama. They talked about Sian’s extensive onstage, film and television career and there was be an opportunity for questions!

About Sian

Sian Phillips’ long and prolific career encompasses extensive theatre, film & television credits as well as being a successful cabaret and radio performer.

Her theatre credits include Les Blancs and People for the National Theatre, Cabaret (The Savoy & UK tour), Juliet and her Romeo (Bristol Old Vic), Calendar Girls (Chichester, UK Tour & West End), Les Liaison Dangereuses and An Inspector Calls on Broadway, Beckett’s Rockaby (Gate, Dublin & The Barbican), Great Expectations for the RSC and A Little Night Music, Ghosts, Hedda Gabler, Man and Superman and Pal Joey in the West End.

Among Sian’s many television appearances are Lewis, New Tricks, Missing, Poirot, Aristocrats, Ballykissangel, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy and the hugely popular award winning I, Claudius. 

Films include House of America, Alice Through the Looking Glass, The Borrowers, Heidi, Goodbye Mr. Chips, Under Milk Wood and The Age of Innocence.