Heather Chasen Biography (1927-)

Born July 20, 1927, in Singapore; daughter of Frederick Nutter (a museum director) and Agnes Hewitt (MacCullough) Chasen; married John Webster; children:Rupert.

Nationality
American
Gender
Female
Birth Details
July 20, 1927
Singapore

Famous Works

  • Credits
  • STAGE DEBUT--Marcella, Donna Clarines, Castle Theatre, Farnham, U.K., 1945.
  • LONDON DEBUT--Leonardo's wife, Blood Wedding, Arts Theatre, 1954.
  • BROADWAY DEBUT--Antonia Lynch Gibbon, A Severed Head, Royale Theatre, 1964.
  • Credits; PRINCIPAL STAGE APPEARANCES
  • Rita Allmers, Little Eyolf, Lyric Hammersmith Theatre, London, 1958.
  • Anna Dasousa, Templeton, Arts Theatre, 1958.
  • Mollie Ralston, The Mousetrap, Ambassadors' Theatre, London, 1958.
  • Helena, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Open Air Theatre, London, 1962.
  • Lee Miller, Policy for Murder, Duke of York's Theatre, London, 1962.
  • Solange, The Maids, Oxford Playhouse Theatre, Oxford, U.K., 1963.
  • Antonia Lynch Gibbon, A Severed Head, Old Vic Theatre, Bristol, U.K., 1963, then Criterion Theatre, London, 1963 and 1965.
  • Nancy Morrow, Love from Liz, Theatre Royal, Windsor, U.K., 1966.
  • Mrs. Barnington, Jorrocks, Wimbledon Theatre, London, 1966.
  • Gillian Howard, Thriller of the Year, Hippodrome Theatre, London, 1967.
  • Countess, Ardele, Gina Ekdal, The Wild Duck, and Jacqueline du Bois, CallMe Jacky, all Oxford Playhouse Theatre, 1967-68.
  • Matron, Forty Years On, Apollo Theatre, London, 1969.
  • Lady Susan, Lady S., Theatre Royal, 1969.
  • Marchioness of Mereston, Lady Frederick, Vaudeville Theatre, then Duke ofof York's Theatre, both London, 1970.
  • Hester, Hello and Goodbye, Phoenix Theatre, Leicester, U.K., 1971.
  • Mrs. Fitzadam, The Amorous Prawn, Thorndike Theatre, Leatherhead, U.K., 1971.
  • Queen Margaret, Richard III, and Agatha, The Magistrate, both NottinghamPlayhouse Theatre, Nottingham, U.K., 1971.
  • Helena, Children of the Wolf, Belgrade Theatre, Coventry, U.K., 1972.
  • Mrs. Taylor, Baby Love, Soho Poly Theatre, London, 1973.
  • Judith Bliss, Hay Fever, Swan Theatre, Worcester, U.K., 1975.
  • Mrs. Baker, Butterflies Are Free, Kenneth More Theatre, London, 1975.
  • Alison, Diaries, and Comtesse de Saint Fond, Madame de Sade, both King'sHead Theatre, London, 1975.
  • Beatrice Lacy, Rebecca, Arnaud Theatre, Guildford, U.K., 1977.
  • Olivia Waynward, Murder in a Bad Light, Arnaud Theatre, 1978.
  • Edith de Berg, The Eagle Has Two Heads, and Miss Preen, The Man Who Cameto Dinner, both Chichester Festival Theatre, Chichester, U.K., 1979.
  • Also appeared as Martha, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Newcastle, U.K., 1967, and in repertory companies at Oxford, U.K., and Salisbury, U.K.
  • Credits; MAJOR TOURS
  • Marcelle, Hotel Paradiso, U.K. cities, 1957.
  • Lady Coniston, A Murder of No Importance, U.K. cities, 1967.
  • Jacqueline Du Bois, Call Me Jacky, U.K. cities, 1968.
  • Katherine Daugherty, The Pleasure of His Company, Canadian cities, 1974.
  • Credits; PRINCIPAL FILM APPEARANCES
  • Carol, Meet the Duke, Associated British, 1949.
  • Kathy, Suburban Wives, Scotia International, 1973.
  • Francis, The Deadly Females, Donwin, 1976.
  • Credits; PRINCIPAL TELEVISION APPEARANCES; SERIES
  • Caroline Kerr, The Newcomers. Also appeared in Marked Personal.
  • Credits; PRINCIPAL RADIO APPEARANCES; SERIES
  • The Navy Lark, 1959--.

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