Rhodri Miles: 5* review for Burton

Date - 4 August, 2014, All News Awards Comedy Theatre
Rhodri Miles | Sainou Talent Agency London (c) Jennie Scott

Rhodri Miles’ performance as the eponymous Burton at this year’s Edinburgh Fringe Festival has garnered a 5* review from a top Fringe critic at Broadway Baby. Burton is being presented at Assembly Hall throughout August at 11:10am.

The piece vividly presents the life of the great Welsh actor from humble beginnings to Hollywood megastar. Beautiful women (not least Liz Taylor), alcohol, wealth, stage and screen are the threads woven into this sad, happy, exuberant often hilarious one-man show.

Sarah McIntosh (Broadway Baby) says: As he spoke, twenty years dropped from his face and he let go of Burton’s craggy brow and set jaw. I’d love to see what he does with his other Fringe show about Dylan Thomas. This young actor from Wales is already well on his way to greatness.

To read the full review, click here.




Leading Welsh actor Rhodri Miles won the Best Actor Award at the Hollywood Fringe Festival for his portrayal of Richard Burton in his one man show, Burton.

Other theatre credits include Othello for The Sheffield Crucible Theatres, Pride and Prejudice and Fish Out of Water both for Bristol Old Vic and the award-winning tour of Dylan Thomas.

Notable screen credits include Game Of Thrones for HBO, Rupert Goold's Richard II, Torchwood, Eastern Promises, Con Passionate and as a series regular on the following Welsh drama's Emyn Roc a Rol, Pobol y Cwm and People of The Valleys.

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