LISTEN: Patricia Quinn on playing Magenta in The Rocky Horror Show
20-minute audio interview full of behind-the-scene recollections
12 December, 2017
PATRICIA Quinn this month introduced a screening of The Rocky Horror Show at the Primrose Hill Community Library – not too far from her home. She played Magenta in the cult film.
Speaking to the Camden New Journal‘s film critic Dan Carrier beforehand, she recalled how she had auditioned for the role, the near miss when she almost turned down the opportunity when it switched from the stage to the big screen and how Julie Covington made a big mistake in leaving the cast.
With some fascinating behind-the-scenes memories, an edited version of the interview can be heard by pressing the white arrow in our sound box below. She starts by saying: There was no script…