Broadway production of "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street," (portraying "Nellie Lovett") a Stephen Sondheim
musical directed by Harold Prince
at Broadway's Uris Theatre, starring alongside Len Cariou
(portraying the title character). This role won her fourth Tony Award and After Dark magazine's Ruby Award for ...
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[on the desire to perform until the very end] My son said to me "Mom, honestly, the best thing for you would be to keep working and just go out on stage." and I think that's a good thing to aim for.
Wearing just conventional makeup (i.e., not studio made-up to look "old"), she was most chilling and unforgettable (and convincing!) as the manipulating mother of Laurence Harvey
in The Manchurian Candidate
(1962), while in real life being scarcely three years Harvey's senior.
Sparkling blue eyes