There is Nothing Like a Dame: Judi Dench

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Program Type: Lecture
Age Group: Adults


Great Performers with Marc Courtade

Dame Judi Dench has been a major force in British theatre for over 60 years. She has starred in television and film. Judi was nominated for seven Academy Awards, winning Best Supporting Actress for eight minutes of screen time as Elizabeth I in Shakespeare in Love. She received a Tony Award and Olivier Awards for her work on the London stage. Whether in Shakespeare or a musical, stage, film or television, Dench remains one of the most highly respected actresses. She continues to work in her eighties with no signs of stopping. This look at Dench’s life and career is filled with numerous examples of her artistry and appeal.