This edition: Dame Helen Mirren - "The Audience"Tweet
Original tape date: April 17, 2015.
First aired: May 9, 2015.
Theater Talk welcomes actress Dame Helen Mirren, star of "The Audience," Peter Morgan's celebrated new play about Elizabeth II and her 63 years of conversations with the Prime Ministers who have served during her reign as Queen of England. Although Dame Helen (just nominated for a 2015 Tony Award) is royalty herself, she is also down-to-earth, witty and outspoken. She shares with us a wealth of anecdotes about her prestigious theatrical career and its diverse influences, making this episode a captivating performance in and of itself.
Helen Mirren Actor, “The Audience”