Barbara Jefford

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Acting

Agent: Maureen Vincent (with Lorna Fallowfield)
Associate Agent: Lorna Fallowfield

Acting

In 1965 Miss Jefford was awarded the OBE for service to the theatre and thereby became the youngest ever recipient of the award.

Film

ProductionCharacterDirectorCompany

The Lost Child of Philomena Lee

Sister Hildegarde

Stephen Frears

Lost Child Ltd.

The Deep Blue Sea

Collyer's Mother

Terence Davies

Deep Blue Sea Productions Ltd

DINNER DATE

Anwar Kumadi

Karragold Productions

THE LAST TEN DAYS

Magda Goebbels

Ennio de Concini

THE NINTH GATE

Baroness Kessler

Roman Polanski

THE REWARDS OF VIRTUE

Maurice Hatton

Mithras Films

THE SHOES OF THE FISHERMAN

Dr Ruth Faber

MGM

TO LOVE A VAMPIRE

Countess Horritzon

Hammer

ULYSSES

Molly Bloom

WHEN THE WALES CAME

Auntie Mildred

Clive Rees

WHERE ANGELS FEAR TO TREAD

Mrs Herriton

Charles Sturridge

Radio

ProductionCharacterDirectorCompany

CLASSICAL AGE

EZRA

MARY STUART

David Johnson

BBC

OUTSIDE THE JEWELLERS

BBC

POETRY PLEASE

RICHARD III

Jane Morgan

BBC Radio 3

SANCTIONS

RIchard Wortley

BBC

THE BROWNING VERSION

Stage

ProductionCharacterDirectorCompany

A COLLIER'S FRIDAY NIGHT

Mrs Lambert

John Dove

Hampstead

A MAN AND HIS WIFE

Billingham

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM

Helena

Stratford Upon Avon

ALL FOR LOVE

Cleopatra

Prospect Theatre CompanyProspect Theatre Company

ALL'S WELL THAT ENDS WELL

Countess

Peter Hall

Stratford and London

AMPHITRYON 38

Alkmena

Oxford Playhouse

ANTHONY AND CLEOPATRA

Cleopatra

Nottingham Playhouse

ANTHONY AND CLEOPATRA

Cleopatra

Oxford Playhouse

ANTHONY AND CLEOPATRA

Cleopatra

Prospect Theatre CompanyProspect Theatre Company

AS YOU LIKE IT

Rosalind

Old Vic

CAPTAIN BRASSBOUND'S CONVERSATION

Lady Cecily

Oxford Playhouse

CHANCE VISITOR

Watford Theatre

CORIOLANUS

Jonathan Kent

Almeida Theatre

COROLANUS

Terry Hands

RSC

CRIME ON GOAT ISLAND

David Tudor Productions

CYMBERLINE

Imogen

Old Vic

CYRANO DE BERGERAC

Chichester Festival Theatre and Hong Kong Festival

DEAR BRUTUS

Alice

E LA NAVE VA

La Cuffari

Rome

ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE

Chichester Festival Theatre

FATHERS AND SONS

Arina

Michael Rudman

National

FILL THE STAGE WITH HAPPY HOURS

Nottingham Playhouse

FILUMENA

Lyric Theatre

HAMLET

Gertrude

Prospect Theatre Company

HAMLET

Gertrude

National Theatre

HEARTBREAK HOUSE

Hessione Hushabye

Bristol Old Vic

HEDDA GABLER

British Council Tour

HENRY IV

Lady Percy

HENRY IV

RSC

HENRY VI

Queen Margaret

Old Vic

HENRY VIII

Anne Boleyn

Stratford Memorial Theatre Company

KING LEAR

Regan

Old Vic

LABOURS OF LOVE

Perth and Adelaide Festivals

LAST SUMMER IN CHULIMSK

Birmingham Rep

LITTLE MURDERS

RSC

MACBETH

Lady Macbeth

Old Vic

MARY STUART

Hannah Kennedy

Phylida Lloyd

Donmar Warehouse

MEASURE FOR MEASURE

Isabella

Stratford Memorial Theatre Company

MEASURE FOR MEASURE

Isabella

Old Vic

MERCHANT OF VENICE

Portia

Baalbec Festival

MERCHANT OF VENICE

Portia

World Tour

MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR

Mistress Quickly

RSC

MISALLIANCE

Ilena

Oxford Playhouse

MISHA'S PARTY

Katia

David Jones

RSC London

MOURNING BECOMES ELECTRA

Lavinia Mannon

Old Vic

MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING

Beatrice

Old Vic

NIGHT MUST FALL

The Housekeeper

Philip Franks

Theatre Royal, Windsor

ONE THE EDGE

Hampstead Theatre Club

OTHELLO

Desdemona

Stratford Upon Avon

OUR BETTERS

Principessa Di Cercola

Chicester Festival Theatre

OUR BETTERS

Nottingham Playhouse

PHEDRE

Phedre

Oxford Playhouse

POWER

Anne

Lindsay Posner

National Theatre

PYGMALION

Mrs Higgins

Peter Hall

Theatre Royal Bath

RICHARD II

Jonathan Kent

Almeida Theatre

RICHARD II/III

Cifford Williams

Triumph Theatre Productions

RICHARD III

Lady Magaret

Michael Grandage

Sheffield Theatre

RIDE A COCK HORSE

West End

ROMEO AND JULIET

Prospect Theatre CompanyProspect Theatre Company

SCHOOL FOR SCANDAL

Lady Sneerwell

Richard Cottrell

Chichester Festival Theatre

SEPARATE TABLES

Kings Head Theatre

SIX CHARACTERS IN SEARCH OF AN AUTHOR

Mother

Michael Rudman

National

SIX CHARACTERS IN SEARCH OF AN AUTHOR

Stepdaughter

ST JOAN

St Joan

Old Vic

TAMBERLAINE THE GREAT

Sabina

National Theatre

TAMING OF THE SHREW

British Council Tour

THE ADMIRABLE CRICHTON

Countess Brocklehurst

Chicester Festival Theatre

THE BALCONY

Oxford Playhouse

THE BALLARD OF SAD CAFE

THE BROWNING VERSION

Mrs Crocker Harris

THE CENCI

Beatrice

Old Vic

THE DARK HORSE

Guilford and Comedy Theatre

THE GOVERNMENT INSPECTOR

Prospect Theatre CompanyProspect Theatre Company

THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST

Gwendoline

Old Vic

THE LADY'S NOT FOR BURNING

Tour

THE LADY'S NOT FOR BURNING

Jennet

Oxford Playhouse

THE MERCHANT OF VENICE

Portia

THE NOVELIST

Edinburgh Theatre

THE OLD MASTERS

Mary

Harold Pinter

Birmingham Rep + West End

THE SEAGULL

Madame Arkadina

Chichester Festival Theatre

THE SEAGULL

Jackal Productions

THE TAMING OF THE SHREW

Katherine

Stratford Upon Avon

TIGER AT THE GATESS

New York

TING TANG MINE

Salathiel

Michael Rudman

National

TROILUS AND CRESSIDA

Helen

Stratford Upon Avon

TWELFTH NIGHT

Viola

Old Vic

TWELFTH NIGHT

Viola

Old Vic

TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA

Julia

Old Vic

ULYSSES

Molly Bloom

WALLENSTEIN

Countess Terzky

Tim Albery

RSC London

WAR MUSIC

Thetis

Prospect Theatre Companyv

WHERE ANGELS FEAR TO TREAD

Charles Sturridge

WOMEN OF SHAKESPEARE

One woman show

Extensive Tour

Television

ProductionCharacterDirectorCompany

A VILLAGE AFFAIR

Margot Unwin

Moira Armstrong

Warner Sisters/ Carlton

ALBERT CAMPION

Martyn Friend

BBC

ALL THE WORLD'S A STAGE

Sir Peter Hall

BBC

DANGEROUS CORNER

Triumph

EDNA THE INEBRIATED WOMAN

Jose

BBC

ELLEN TERRY

BBC

GOOD KING CHARLES' GOLDEN DAYS

BBC

HOUSE OF ELLIOT

Lady Lydia

Various

BBC

INSPECTOR ALLEYN - HAND IN GLOVE

Constance Cartell

George Gallaccio

BBC

LADY WINDERMERE'S FAN

Mrs Erlynne

Granada

LOVE STORY

ATV

MADAME BOVARY

Marquise

Tim Fywell

BBC

MIDSOMER MURDERS XII

Elizabeth Chettham

Bentley Productions Ltd

MIDSOMMER MURDERS

Bentley Productions / BBC

MISTRESS OF

Mother Marie-Therese

Triumph

OVER

BBC

PLAY WITH A TIGER

Anna Freeman

BBC

PORTERHOUSE BLUE

Lady Mary

Robert Knights

Channel 4

RETURN TO BLOOD RIVER

Jane Howell

BBC

REUNION

Frau Strauss

Gerry Schatzberg

SECOND TIME FOR MURDER

Granada

SKIN GAME

BBC

THAT WOMAN IS WRECKING OUR MARRIAGE

Anglia

THE BOSOM OF THE COUNTRY

Granada

THE CANTERBURY TALES

BBC

THE RUTH RENDELL MYSTERIES

Aunt Julia

Mary McMurray

Blue Heaven Productions

THE VISITORS

Sophie Bielska

BBC

VERONICA'S ROOM

Newpalm Productions

WALTER

Central

WHEN THE WALES CAME

Auntie Mildred

Clive Rees

WOMEN OF THE BIBLE

ATV