• Sleuth (1971-1973 & 1976) as Andrew Wyke at St Martin's Theatre, London and the Liverpool Playhouse

  • If Music and Sweet Poetry Agree (1972) with the Royal Shakespeare Company at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford

  • Tribute to the Lady (1974) at The Old Vic, London

  • The Wisest Fool (1974) as James I at the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Guildford, Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham, Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton, Grand Theatre, Leeds, Civic Theatre, Darlington, Richmond Theatre, Ashcroft Theatre, Croydon and the Theatre Royal, Bath

  • The Concert (1975) as Gustav Hein with Barbara Murray at the York Theatre Royal and Forum Theatre, Billingham

  • This Wooden O (1975) at the Bankside Globe Playhouse, London

  • Habeas Corpus (1975) as Arthur Wicksteed at the Liverpool Playhouse

  • The Sun King (1976-77) at the Bristol Old Vic

  • Jubilee Gaieties (1977) at the Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury and the Theatre Royal, Windsor

  • Exit: Pursued by a Bear (1977) at the Pitlochry Festival Theatre


  • Woe to the Sparrows (1980) as Emperor Franz Josef at the Northcott Theatre, Exeter

  • The Sun King (1981) at the Theatre Royal, Windsor

  • Zaide (Opera) (1982) as the Narrator at The Old Vic, London

  • The Sun King (1982) at the King's Lynn Festival

  • Peer Gynt (1982) at the Nottingham Playhouse, Nottingham

  • The Sun King (1983) at Queen Elizabeth Hall, South Bank, London

  • Metamorphoses (Opera) (1983) as Ovid at the Parry Theatre, Royal College of Music, London

  • The Winslow Boy (1984) as Arthur Winslow at the Forum Theatre, Wythenshawe, the Grand Opera House, Belfast, the Beck Theatre, Hayes and the Ashcroft Theatre, Croydon

  • I Have Been Here Before (1985) as Dr Görtler at the Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton

  • The Apple Cart (1985-86) as Nicobar with Peter O'Toole and Michael Denison at the Theatre Royal, Bath & Theatre Royal Haymarket, London

  • Beyond Reasonable Doubt (1988) at the Queens Theatre, London

  • Towards Zero (1989) as Matthew Treves at the Churchill Theatre, Bromley, Theatre Royal, Margate, Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham, Liverpool Empire, Opera House, Manchester, Theatre Royal, Norwich, Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton, Hexagon Theatre, Reading, Wyvern Theatre, Swindon, Theatre Royal, Windsor, His Majesty's Theatre, Aberdeen and Eden Court Theatre, Inverness


  • Sunsets and Glories (1990) as Cardinal Malabranca at the West Yorkshire (Leeds) Playhouse, Leeds