(1988-1989 Season) She was costume designer for Jerry Herman's musical, "La Cage Aux Folles," at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey with Lee Roy Reams, Walter Charles, Darrel Carey and Sheila Smith in the cast. James Pentecost was director. Linda Haberman was choreographer. Kay Cameron was musical director. David ...
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On being a costume designer for Geraldine Page: I made three outfits for Gerry-a negligee, a robe and a beaded navy blue evening dress with a lighter front because a bird's stomach is always lighter than it's back. So there you had Tennessee Williams writing, Geraldine Page and Paul Newman acting, and I thought 'Where do I go from here?'
Has won three Tony Awards as Best Costume Designer: in 1977 for "Annie," tied with Santo Loquasto
for "The Cherry Orchard;" in 1980 for "Barnum;" and in 1984 for "La Cage aux Folles." She has also been Tony-nominated 12 other times: as Best Costume Designer (Dramatic), in 1961 for "The Devil's Advocate;" and as Best Costume Designer, in 1972 for "Two Gentlemen of Verona;" in 1973 for "Much Ado ...