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Frances Barber

 

Stage Credits

  [West End]
West End Revival, 2018
Mrs. Cheveley
  [London Fringe]
Original London Production, 2001
Billie Trix
  [Broadway]
1909
Ship Passenger

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
West End Revival, 2018
Mrs. Cheveley

  [London Fringe]
Original London Production, 2001
Billie Trix

  [Broadway]
1909
Ship Passenger


Frances Barber Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 1997 - Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Frances BarberUncle Vanya
 
Olivier Awards - 1985 - Most Promising Newcomer of the Year in Theatre
Frances Barber, Camille

Frances Barber News

Mark Gatiss' Production of Steven Moffat's THE UNFRIEND Will Transfer To The Criterio Photo Mark Gatiss' Production of Steven Moffat's THE UNFRIEND Will Transfer To The Criterion Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Sep 21, 2022

Chichester Festival Theatre's critically acclaimed, sold out production of Steven Moffat's riotous and effortlessly entertaining comedy The Unfriend will transfer to the Criterion Theatre, previewing from 15 January with a press night on 19 January 2023 and playing until 16 April.

VIDEO: Adrian Scarborough Stars in THE CHELSEA DETECTIVE Trailer Photo VIDEO: Adrian Scarborough Stars in THE CHELSEA DETECTIVE Trailer
by Michael Major - Jan 19, 2022

DI Arnold (Scarborough) lives on a houseboat on the Thames, in Chelsea, after separating from his art dealer wife Astrid (Anamaria Marinca), just yards from some of the most valuable real estate in Europe. Chelsea is a beautiful borough for beautiful people, but it has a dark underside of deprivation, violence, greed ‚Äď and murder.

HAMLET Starring Ian McKellen Extends Run at Theatre Royal Windsor Photo HAMLET Starring Ian McKellen Extends Run at Theatre Royal Windsor
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2021

The reimagined age, colour, and gender-blind production, directed by Sean Mathias, sees Ian McKellen lead a permanent company in two plays including: Francesca Annis, Frances Barber, Jonathan Hyde, and Jenny Seagrove.

2021 Off West End Award Winners Announced Photo 2021 Off West End Award Winners Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 22, 2021

In this ‚Äėspecial circumstances‚Äô year, the Offies 2021 Awards Ceremony celebrated the creativity and resilience of our artists in fringe, alternative and independent theatre in a time of crisis who have found new ways to produce fresh and inventive work for thousands of stay-at-home audiences.

Hope Mill Theatre Announces Online 'An Evening With Jonathan Harvey' and New Playwrit Photo Hope Mill Theatre Announces Online 'An Evening With Jonathan Harvey' and New Playwriting Prize
by Stephi Wild - Jun 25, 2020

Hope Mill Theatre will host an online evening on Saturday 18th July, celebrating the many works of the well-loved writer Jonathan Harvey (Gimme,Gimme,Gimme/ Coronation Street).

Chichester Festival Theatre Announces 2020 Season Photo Chichester Festival Theatre Announces 2020 Season
by Stephi Wild - Feb 13, 2020

Chichester Festival Theatre's Festival 2020 has today been unveiled by Artistic Director Daniel Evans and Executive Director Kathy Bourne.

Photo Flash: First Look at Frances Barber as Billie Trix in MUSIK by Pet Shop Boys an Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Frances Barber as Billie Trix in MUSIK by Pet Shop Boys and Jonathan Harvey
by Stephi Wild - Feb 5, 2020

Frances Barber stars as outrageous Billie Trix, icon, rock star, screen goddess, drug addict in 'MUSIK' by Jonathan Harvey and Pet Shop Boys.

Photo Flash: Park Theatre's Gala Fundraising Evening at Stoke Newington Town Hall Photo Photo Flash: Park Theatre's Gala Fundraising Evening at Stoke Newington Town Hall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 26, 2019

Park Theatre were delighted to welcome 200 guests for a Gala Fundraising Evening at Stoke Newington Town Hall on Thu 14 Nov. £150,000 was raised to support this exceptional theatre in Finsbury Park, helping deliver a range of projects including those engaging young people, those living with dementia and audiences with disabilities.

Frances Barber Will Return As Outrageous Billie Trix Photo Frances Barber Will Return As Outrageous Billie Trix
by Stephi Wild - Oct 28, 2019

Producers today announce that critically acclaimed 'MUSIK' by writer Jonathan Harvey and Pet Shop Boys Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe is to get a four-week London run following its sold out world premiere at the 2019 Edinburgh Fringe.

Record 48 Titles Announced For 2020 Fugard Bioscope World Arts Cinema Season Photo Record 48 Titles Announced For 2020 Fugard Bioscope World Arts Cinema Season
by Stephi Wild - Sep 19, 2019

Presented by Eric Abraham and Ken Forrester Vineyards, the 2020 Fugard Bioscope World Arts Cinema Season features a record 48 titles to be screened as part of its ninth successful year.

Frances Barber Videos

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from CTG's WHAT THE BUTLER SAW
by Stage Tube - Nov 25, 2014

Award-winning British playwright Joe Orton's riotous farce 'What the Butler Saw' opened last weekend on November 23 at the Center Theatre Group/Mark Taper Forum. 'What the Butler Saw' continues through December 21. Click below to watch a fun montage of scenes from the show!


Frances Barber Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Frances Barber been in?
Frances Barber has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Frances Barber been in?
Frances Barber has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was Frances Barber's first West End show?
Frances Barber's first West End show was An Ideal Husband which opened in 2018

What awards has Frances Barber been nominated for?
Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Olivier Awards) for Uncle Vanya and Most Promising Newcomer of the Year in Theatre (Olivier Awards) for Camille .