Welcome to Fenella Fielding’s official website that details her forthcoming theatre, radio and TV appearances. You can enter your email address (just below the picture to the left) to join the 'mailing list' and receive updates as they are announced. The site also includes information about Fenella’s career to date, photos and videos. All content is approved by Fenella.
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WHAT FENELLA IS ABOUT TO DO:
On Stage - Fenella will perform TEARS, TREACHERY and JUST A LITTLE MURDER with Stephen Greif (Blakes 7, Citizen Smith, Royal Shakespeare Co). It's modern 'very speakable' translations of Greek poetry and drama: London St James Theatre on Wednesday 5th October details
Reading Memoirs - Fenella's July appearance, reading from the forthcoming audio book of FENELLA MEMOIRS at Phoenix Artist Club, was such a success that she returns for 8 more Saturday matinee shows; all of November, beginning of December then returning in January DETAILS TO FOLLOW
Personal Apperance - AN EVENING WITH FENELLA FIELDING. Q&A hosted by Simon McKay at the Cinema Museum (London) on Saturday 10th December details
Radio repeat - Fenella appears in SOMETHING TO SHOUT ABOUT on Radio 4 Extra. First broadcast in 1960, the entire series is being repeated at 8am Fridays - we've already heard the first few and this is really terrific! details
More to come!
Fenella has made various appearances for Actors of Dionysus (AOD) performing translations of Greek classics. This includes playing Hekebe in 'Savage Beauty' at the St James Theatre and the release of a CD of Sappho Poems.
Fenella with Simon Russell Beale at an AOD reading (2012)
Television appearances include 'Skins' (Channel 4) and voice
for 'Kookyville' (Channel 5). There have
been lots of radio and TV documentaries - often about Carry On Films and
Morecambe & Wise; sometimes about fancy hotels.
Other radio appearances include 'Broadcasting House' (Radio
Fenella co-hosts her own show on Break London Radio. [hear latest show]
Lots of readings on stage including work by Mary Shelley, John Dowland and Gerry Potter.
Lots of personal appearances including London Westminster, Birmingham NEC, Newcastle and various Misty Moon events in London.
Fenella has been featured in the National Portrait Gallery and has been the subject of a video portrait by Martin Firrell (link to see it further down page).
Other things Fenella has done recently:
Radio Shows - Click on photo of Fenella and Simon to hear their recent radio show 'Film and Show Soundtracks'. Other shows available here listen
Radio - 'Fenella's Birthday Party 2013' and various other Fenella audio clips including an interview with Ed Doolan from 1987 and a gorgeous clip of Fenella voicing a cow in Gurney Slade can be heard here: Click
Radio - Fenella appeared on Radio 4's Woman's Hour in 2011. The programme is currently available on the BBC website: listen
Radio Shows - Cleo Laine is a guest on Fenella & Simon's Jazz On A Summer's Day listen
Video Portrait - 'MetaFenella' is a video portrait of Fenella by Martin Firrell. It was launched at the Soho Hotel in 2014 March and is now available to view online at www.metafenella.com
Radio - 'Fenella & Simon's Cult TV Themes' features theme tunes from 60s and 70s cult classics like the Prisoner, Department S and Danger Man as well as interviews with Kate O'Mara, Sylvia Syms and Alexandra Bastedo: listen
Radio Advert from 1965 - A saucy sounding Fenella advertising razor blades for Radio Caroline listen
Fenella Fielding interview from the June 12 edition of Mojo music magazine:
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