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Cambridge: 1958-1961 | Ian McKellen Photographs
St. Catharines Freshman Class, Cambridge.  Ian McKellen in 2nd row from top, 9th from left

1958

St. Catharines Freshman Class, Cambridge. Ian McKellen in 2nd row from top, 9th from left

Garry O

1958 CAMINO REAL

Garry O'Connor plays the guitar, Ian McKellen dies, tall Simon Relph watches and Richard Cottrell, sitting, plays out front in Camino Real, ADC 1958

Photo by Edward Leigh

Vera (Mary Conroy) and Beliaev (Ian McKellen)

1959 A MONTH IN THE COUNTRY

Vera (Mary Conroy) and Beliaev (Ian McKellen)

Photo by Edward Leigh

Beliaev (Ian McKellen) 2nd from left

1959 A MONTH IN THE COUNTRY

Beliaev (Ian McKellen) 2nd from left

Photo by Edward Leigh

Natalya (Marguerite Shakespeare), Beliaev (Ian McKellen), Rakitin (John Arnott)

1959 A MONTH IN THE COUNTRY

Natalya (Marguerite Shakespeare), Beliaev (Ian McKellen), Rakitin (John Arnott)

Photo by Edward Leigh

Is Old Double of your town living yet? Act III, Scene 2. Silence (Michael Burrell) and Shallow (Ian McKellen)

1959 HENRY IV PART 2 (Cambridge)

Is Old Double of your town living yet? Act III, Scene 2. Silence (Michael Burrell) and Shallow (Ian McKellen)

Photo by Edward Leigh

I know thee not, old man -- Act V, Scene 5. Shallow (Ian McKellen) far right, King Henry (Derek Jacobi) center, Falstaff (Clive Swift) center, Lady Percy (Eleanor Bron) left rear in white hood..

1959 HENRY IV PART 2 (Cambridge)

I know thee not, old man -- Act V, Scene 5. Shallow (Ian McKellen) far right, King Henry (Derek Jacobi) center, Falstaff (Clive Swift) center, Lady Percy (Eleanor Bron) left rear in white hood..

Photo by Edward Leigh

Do you like him, Sir John? -- Act III, Scene 2. Shallow (Ian McKellen) and Falstaff (Clive Swift)

1959 HENRY IV PART 2 (Cambridge)

Do you like him, Sir John? -- Act III, Scene 2. Shallow (Ian McKellen) and Falstaff (Clive Swift)

Photo by Edward Leigh

Shallow (Ian McKellen) and Falstaff (Clive Swift)

1959 HENRY IV PART 2 (Cambridge)

Shallow (Ian McKellen) and Falstaff (Clive Swift)

Photo by Edward Leigh

Anna (Margaret Drabble) and Harry (Ian McKellen), London production

1959 DEUTSCHES HAUS

Anna (Margaret Drabble) and Harry (Ian McKellen), London production

Ill send for you when everythings settled. -- Harry (Ian McKellen) and Anna (Margaret Drabble), London production

1959 DEUTSCHES HAUS

Ill send for you when everythings settled. -- Harry (Ian McKellen) and Anna (Margaret Drabble), London production

Holofernes (Ian McKellen) and Nathaniel (Michael Burrell)

1959 LOVE'S LABOURS

Holofernes (Ian McKellen) and Nathaniel (Michael Burrell)

Dig it! -- Ada Moth (Elizabeth Proud), Armado (Richard Cottrell), Holofernes (Ian McKellen) and Nathaniel (Michael Burrell)

1959 LOVE'S LABOURS

Dig it! -- Ada Moth (Elizabeth Proud), Armado (Richard Cottrell), Holofernes (Ian McKellen) and Nathaniel (Michael Burrell)

Dig it! rehearsal: Richard Cottrell, Elizabeth Proud, Ian McKellen and Michael Burrell

1959 LOVE'S LABOURS

Dig it! rehearsal: Richard Cottrell, Elizabeth Proud, Ian McKellen and Michael Burrell

Upper-crusted people will agree / On Honorificabilitidinatibi

1959 LOVE'S LABOURS

Upper-crusted people will agree / On Honorificabilitidinatibi

Holofernes, a country schoolmaster

1959 LOVE'S LABOURS

Holofernes, a country schoolmaster

Holofernes (Ian McKellen) and Nathaniel (Michael Burrell)

1959 LOVE'S LABOURS

Holofernes (Ian McKellen) and Nathaniel (Michael Burrell)

Life will be beautiful -- Act 1. L to R: Tuzenbach (Ian McKellen),  Irina, Masha (Margaret Drabble), Olga, Soliony (David Rowe-Beddoe), Vershinin (John Arnott)

1959 THE THREE SISTERS (Cambridge)

Life will be beautiful -- Act 1. L to R: Tuzenbach (Ian McKellen), Irina, Masha (Margaret Drabble), Olga, Soliony (David Rowe-Beddoe), Vershinin (John Arnott)

The Baron is drunk! -- Act 2. Tuzenbach (Ian McKellen) far left.

1959 THE THREE SISTERS (Cambridge)

The Baron is drunk! -- Act 2. Tuzenbach (Ian McKellen) far left.

Just one more -- Act 1

1959 THE THREE SISTERS (Cambridge)

Just one more -- Act 1

Once more, good bye. -- Act 4. Tuzenbach (Ian McKellen) 2nd from right.

1959 THE THREE SISTERS (Cambridge)

Once more, good bye. -- Act 4. Tuzenbach (Ian McKellen) 2nd from right.

Stella (Jill Daltry) and her husband Charles (Ian McKellen)

1959 SAINT'S DAY

Stella (Jill Daltry) and her husband Charles (Ian McKellen)

Ian McKellen, Alison Prior, Margaret Drabble and John Fortune in rehearsal

1959 SIX CHARACTERS IN SEARCH OF AN AUTHOR

Ian McKellen, Alison Prior, Margaret Drabble and John Fortune in rehearsal

Recording for Argo: Ian McKellen (Jamy), Donald Beves (Falstaff), William Squire (Shallow), Toby Robertson (Silence)

1960 HENRY IV PART 2

Recording for Argo: Ian McKellen (Jamy), Donald Beves (Falstaff), William Squire (Shallow), Toby Robertson (Silence)

Who I, Sir? I am Gluttony.

1960 DR FAUSTUS (Cambridge)

Who I, Sir? I am Gluttony.

Let me see thee a steward, still. Act II Scene 5. Malvolio (Julian Curry), Aguecheek (Michael Burrell), Belch (Ian McKellen), Fabian (Anthony Arlidge)

1960 TWELFTH NIGHT (Cambridge)

Let me see thee a steward, still. Act II Scene 5. Malvolio (Julian Curry), Aguecheek (Michael Burrell), Belch (Ian McKellen), Fabian (Anthony Arlidge)

Nay, if you be an undertaker, I am for you. -- Act III Scene 4. Belch (Ian McKellen) and Antonio (David Rowe-Beddoe)

1960 TWELFTH NIGHT (Cambridge)

Nay, if you be an undertaker, I am for you. -- Act III Scene 4. Belch (Ian McKellen) and Antonio (David Rowe-Beddoe)

I have not seen such a Firago! -- Act III Scene 4. Aguecheek (Michael Burrell) and Belch (Ian McKellen

1960 TWELFTH NIGHT (Cambridge)

I have not seen such a Firago! -- Act III Scene 4. Aguecheek (Michael Burrell) and Belch (Ian McKellen

Double exposure: Belch (Ian McKellen), Maria (Jill Daltry), Feste (Hugh Walters), Aguecheek (Michael Burrell)

1960 TWELFTH NIGHT (Cambridge)

Double exposure: Belch (Ian McKellen), Maria (Jill Daltry), Feste (Hugh Walters), Aguecheek (Michael Burrell)

Sir Toby Belch in TWELFTH NIGHT directed by Waris Hussein for the Marlowe Society at the Arts Theatre. Jill Daltry as Maria.

1960 TWELFTH NIGHT (Cambridge)

Sir Toby Belch in TWELFTH NIGHT directed by Waris Hussein for the Marlowe Society at the Arts Theatre. Jill Daltry as Maria.

Youre a wretch, Relling. And a scoundrel, thats what you are -- shameless and treacherous -- I wish to heaven I could get someone to kill you! Act V. Ekdal (Ian McKellen)

1960 THE WILD DUCK

Youre a wretch, Relling. And a scoundrel, thats what you are -- shameless and treacherous -- I wish to heaven I could get someone to kill you! Act V. Ekdal (Ian McKellen)

Hjalmar (Ian McKellen) and Gregers (Corin Redgrave)

1960 THE WILD DUCK

Hjalmar (Ian McKellen) and Gregers (Corin Redgrave)

You dont know that? Gina (Jill Daltry), Hjalmar (Ian McKellen), Gregers (Corin Redgrave)

1960 THE WILD DUCK

You dont know that? Gina (Jill Daltry), Hjalmar (Ian McKellen), Gregers (Corin Redgrave)

Old Ekdal (Julian Curry), Hedvig (Elizabeth Proud), Hjalmar (Ian McKellen), Gina (Jill Daltry)

1960 THE WILD DUCK

Old Ekdal (Julian Curry), Hedvig (Elizabeth Proud), Hjalmar (Ian McKellen), Gina (Jill Daltry)

Captain Mallet

1960 CARDS OF IDENTITY

Captain Mallet

Cambridge

1961

Cambridge

Cambridge: Richard Turnbull, Geoff Gilbert, Mike Burrell, Trevor Nunn, Tom Vernon, Ian McKellen, Frank Becchofer, Corin Redgrave, Unidentified, Peter Hall, Nigel Brown

1961

Cambridge: Richard Turnbull, Geoff Gilbert, Mike Burrell, Trevor Nunn, Tom Vernon, Ian McKellen, Frank Becchofer, Corin Redgrave, Unidentified, Peter Hall, Nigel Brown

Cambridge: Tom Vernon, Mike Burrell, Trevor Nunn (rear), Ian McKellen, Robert Pennant-Jones, Nigel Brown

1961

Cambridge: Tom Vernon, Mike Burrell, Trevor Nunn (rear), Ian McKellen, Robert Pennant-Jones, Nigel Brown

1961 THE BIRTHDAY PARTY

Stanley

1961 THE BIRTHDAY PARTY

Stanley

King Henry

1961 HENRY VI PARTS 2 AND 3 (Cambridge)

King Henry

King Henry (Ian McKellen) and Gloucester (Trevor Bowen)

1961 HENRY VI PARTS 2 AND 3 (Cambridge)

King Henry (Ian McKellen) and Gloucester (Trevor Bowen)

King Henry

1961 HENRY VI PARTS 2 AND 3 (Cambridge)

King Henry

King Henry (Ian McKellen, center) and Lord Sal (Trevor Nunn, prone right)

1961 HENRY VI PARTS 2 AND 3 (Cambridge)

King Henry (Ian McKellen, center) and Lord Sal (Trevor Nunn, prone right)

Beauchamp, Earl of Warwick

1961 THE LARK

Beauchamp, Earl of Warwick

Beauchamp, Earl of Warwick

1961 THE LARK

Beauchamp, Earl of Warwick

Curt Dawson (Apollodorus) seated left: Yolande Bavan (Cleopatra ) and Alun Thomas (Caesar) centre: Ian McKellen (Major Domo) standing with staff and padding.

1961 CAESAR AND CLEOPATRA

Curt Dawson (Apollodorus) seated left: Yolande Bavan (Cleopatra ) and Alun Thomas (Caesar) centre: Ian McKellen (Major Domo) standing with staff and padding.

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