‘Allo ‘Allo It’s Helga and she’s coming to Stoke CON Trent #5.
Kim Hartman played Helga in all 96 episodes of the BBC comedy ‘Allo ‘Allo and the ‘Allo ‘Allo Stage Show which toured the UK, Australia and New Zealand and was a sell out at The Prince of Wales Theatre and The London Palladium for two years.
She has also spent a year performing at the Duchess Theatre in the West End in Don’t Dress for Dinner.
More recently, Kim played the Headmistress, Miss Gibson, in Daisy Pull’s It Off a No1 UK Tour that saw her daughter, Miranda, playing one of the pupils. For the previous three years Kim played another teacher, Mrs. Rawlinson, head of science in the BBC TV classic, Grange Hill.
During that period she also toured in the comedy show Mums The Word where she reprised the part of sleep deprived mother, Alison after the 2004 sell out tour. Other theatre credits include Elsie in Dirty Dusting; Doris in Dry Rot ( in which she co starred with her son, Tom ) Margaret in My Mother Said I Never Should; Vera in Stepping Out; Sheila in Relatively Speaking; Helen in Bedside Manners; Judith Bliss in Hayfever; Jane in Killing Time; Vicky in My Fat Friend; Phillipa James in Double Double; Sarah in Alan Aykbourne’s Table Manners and Bridget in Amy Rosenthall’s Sitting Pretty.
Kim has toured extensively in both the Far and Middle East with Move Over Mrs. Markham and The Maintenance Man and more recently starred twice at The Raffles Jubilee Theatre, Singapore in two of her favourite farces, Funny Money and A Bedfull of Foreigners, directed by her husband, John Nolan. She also played Josie, the lead character in the modern classic, Steaming and Jacquelline, (the part she made her own in the West End production of Don’t Dress for Dinner) in New Zealand.
Besides filming ‘Allo ‘Allo and Grange Hill for a total of 13 years, other TV credits include Fifteen Stories High. Miss Jones and Son, The Peddlar,Play for Today, ITV Comedy Playhouse, The Brittas Empire, Casualty ,The Kelly Montieth Show, and she has just presented her first TV travel documentary about Norway and the Arctic Circle which can currently be seen on The Travel Channel.
You can meet Kim on October 2nd. 2016 at Stoke CON Trent #5 which takes place at Staffordshire University, Leek Road, Stoke.
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