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Wed October 17, 2012
Actor Miriam Margolyes on 'Dickens' Women'
Charles Dickens created some of the most memorable characters in the history of literature. While many of Dickens' most well-known characters are male (Ebenezer Scrooge, Pop, The Artful Dodger, Oliver), his books are also full of rich female characters. It's these women, and Dickens' relationship with these characters, that is the focus of English actor Miriam Margolyes' one woman show, "Dickens' Women".
- Miriam Margolyes: actor and voice artist who has appeared in such films as "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows", "The Age of Innocence", "How to Lose Friends and Alienate People". Her one-woman play Dickens' Women