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Duchess of York

From the PlayRichard III
Full NameDuchess of York
Short NameDuch.
DescriptionMother to King Edward IV, Clarence, and Gloucester

Production Appearances

ActorCredited AsProduction
Miriam DonaldDuchess of YorkRichard III (2012, American Shakespeare Center, USA)
Miriam DonaldDuchess of YorkRichard III (2012, USA)
Roberta MaxwellDuchess of YorkRichard III (2011, Stratford Festival of Canada, Canada)
Kelsey BrookfieldDuchess of YorkRichard III (2010, Propeller Theatre Company)
Regina FritschHerzogin von York (Duchess of York)Die Rosenkriege (2008, Burgtheater, Austria)
Pamela Payton-WrightDuchess of YorkRichard III (2007, Shakespeare Theatre Company, USA)
Donna SteeleDuchess of YorkRichard III (2007, First Folio Shakespeare Festival, USA)
Melanie MooreDuchess of York/SoldierRichard III (2006, Phoenix Theatre, University of Victoria, Canada)
Hannelore KochHerzogin von YorkRichard III (2005, Staatsschauspiel Dresden, Germany)
Marcia MontaneDuchess of YorkRichard 3 (2004, Judith Shakespeare Company, USA)
Deborah Anne RadloffDuchess of YorkRichard III (2004, Nebraska Shakespeare Festival, USA)
Elizabeth MurphyDuchess of YorkRichard III (2004, Shakespeare by the Sea - Halifax, Canada)
Tana HickenThe Duchess of YorkRichard III (2003, Shakespeare Theatre Company, USA)
Penny EveringhamDuchess of YorkRichard 3 (2002, The Bell Shakespeare Company, Australia)
Candace TaylorDuchess of YorkRichard III (2002, Colorado Shakespeare Festival, USA)
Susan WilliamsonDuchess of YorkRichard III (2000, Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan, Canada)
Helen TaylorDuchess of YorkRichard III (1998, Bard on the Beach, Canada)
Stacy SmithDuchess of YorkRichard III (1998, Shakespeare by the Sea - Halifax, Canada)
Maggie SmithDuchess of YorkRichard III (1995, Richard Loncraine, USA)
Jane HinkDuchess of YorkRichard III (1995, Marin Shakespeare Company, USA)
Eleanor BronDuchess of York (voice)King Richard III (1994, Natalya Orlova, UK)
Kay FuselierDuchess of YorkRichard III (1992, Nebraska Shakespeare Festival, USA)
Angela ReedDuchess of YorkRichard III (1991, Colorado Shakespeare Festival, USA)
Annette CrosbieDuchess Of YorkRichard III (1983, Jane Howell, GB)
Marceline HugotDuchess of YorkRichard III (1983, Colorado Shakespeare Festival, USA)
Cindy Kay VeazeyDuchess of YorkRichard III (1967, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA)
Madoline ThomasDuchess Of YorkRichard III (1965, Michael Hayes, GB)
Violet CarsonDuchess Of YorkThe Boar Hunt (1960, Michael Hayes, GB)
Violet CarsonDuchess Of YorkThe Dangerous Brother (1960, Michael Hayes, GB)
Alice LautererDuchess of YorkRichard III (1956, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA)
Helen HayeDuchess Of YorkRichard III: by William Shakespeare with Some Interpolations by David Garrick and Colley Cibber (1955, Laurence Olivier, GB)
Frances RobinsonDuchess IsobelTower of London (1939, Fred Frank, USA)
Elinor AickinDuchess Of York, Mother To King Edward IVRichard III (1911, F. R. Benson, GB)