Jane Lapotaire

Jane Lapotaire was born in Ipswich and trained at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School. She has been a leading member of the National Theatre both at the Old Vic under Sir Laurence Olivier and on the South Bank, and has worked regularly for the RSC since 1974. She holds a visiting fellowship at Sussex University and teaches at the Actors' Centre and the British American Drama Academy. She lives in south London.