Countess of Rousillon played by Janie Dee
All's Well That Ends Well (2011)
Written by: William Shakespeare
Janie Dee made her debut at the Globe to play the Countess of Roussillon in the 2011 production of Alls Well That Ends Well.
Janie talks about playing the Countess of Roussillon at the Globe; the importance of employing a back story and the continued advice of the director throughout performance. Plus Janie describes in detail the beautiful costume she wears as the Countess.
Janie talks about rehearsing the jig and its link with her dance backrground and she also reveals that her character is not just the bossy boots Countess she first thought she was.
In this second Interview Janie talks about the Countess' key relationship with her son Bertram and of a possible back story that brings the Countess closer to Helena.
An Introduction to Janie Dee as the Countess of Rousillon - Janie talks about her transition from dancer to actor and how her visit to Rousillon has informed her ideas on both the play and her character.