JUDI DENCH was first acclaimed in 1960 as the Juliet for her generation in Franco Zeferrelli's production at The Old Vic. She has triumphed with the RSC, on the West End, at the National Theatre and on Broadway. She has been honored with every award given for performances on stage and screen. In 1970, she was awarded the Order of the British Empire, created a Dame of the British Empire in 1988, and a Companion of Honour in 2005.
"Ms. Dench's sense of humor is on full display...readers will walk away with a keen sense of her philosophy on life; take your art seriously, but never yourself." --The New York Times on and furthermore "In this warmhearted memoir, actress Judi Dench brings such a fresh and natural reaction as she describes her roles...on the stage of the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and on Broadway." --Publishers Weekly on and furthermore