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Anything Goes
Barbican, London
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Felicity Kendal On Stage - Theatre Credits, Bio and Tickets

Felicity Kendal

Born in Warwickshire in 1946, Felicity Kendal is a British theatre and television actress. Best known for starring in 1970s sitcom The Good Life, she’ll make her musical theatre debut in 2021 in Anything Goes.

Growing up near Shakespeare’s home of Stratford-upon-Avon, Kendal’s childhood was influenced by the Bard from an early age. In fact, Kendal made her stage debut at just nine months old, brought on as a baby in A Midsummer Night’s Dream. As a child, she lived in India with her family due to her father’s career as a theatre tour manager. Clearly inspired by what she’d seen, a performing arts career was in the stars for Kendal.

Arguably, Kendal’s break came in the 1970s, cast as Barbara Good in The Good Life. Running for four series, Kendal became one of Britain’s leading actresses. Once The Good Life finished, Kendal’s West End career inevitably rose to prominence too, starring in Tom Stoppard plays including The Real Thing, Hapgood, Arcadia and Indian Ink.

Recent theatre credits include Lettice and Lovage at the Menier Chocolate Factory, alongside Maureen Lipman, where she was praised as being “so consistently watchable." Kendal has also starred in Hay Fever at the Duke of York’s Theatre and Relatively Speaking at the Wyndham’s Theatre.

In 2021, Kendal will make her musical theatre debut as Evangeline Harcourt in Anything Goes. Performances will run at the Barbican all summer, with Anything Goes tickets on sale now.


Upcoming Shows Featuring Felicity Kendal

Anything Goes
Anything Goes as Evangeline Harcourt
From Friday, 23 July, 2021 To Sunday, 17 October, 2021

 Tony and Olivier Award-winning Robert Lindsay stars in this major new production of Cole Porter and P. G. Wodehouse’s classic golden age musical, Anything Goes.

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