She was the voice of Polynesia in Leslie Bricusse's musical, "Doctor Doolittle," at the Apollo Victoria Theatre in London, England with Phillip Schofield, Sarah Jane Hassell, Bryan Smith, Peter Cellier, Peter Gallagher, and John Rawnsley in the cast. Steven Pimlott was director.
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Dame Julie Andrews
5' 7" (1.7 m)
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I had a teacher who stressed for me the importance of diction in terms of - I want to be very careful about how I say this - in terms of supporting one's voice when one is singing. In other words, if you hold on to your words, your voice will pull through for you when you're singing. So be true to your vowels. Supposing you have to sing [from "The Messiah"] "Behold thy king cometh unto thee". If ...
Played the same role of "Victoria Grant" in the Broadway musical adaption of Victor Victoria
(1982). She turned down a Tony nomination for Best Actress in a Musical.
Her very regal mannerisms/behavior