In 1979, she starred in her first one-woman show, GERTRUDE STEIN GERTRUDE STEIN GERTRUDE STEIN, which ran for eighteen months in New York and four years on the road. The production garnered a GRAMMY for the Caedmon recording, The Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Production, a Drama Desk Award for Best Actress as well.
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I had wanted all my life to work in a Disney film. So when I was contacted by the agent and he asked if I would like to audition I said "That's an answer to prayer. Of course I would!" (About The Little Mermaid
As a devout Roman Catholic, her religious views inform her choice of what roles to accept, and in which productions to appear. She is reportedly a supporter of the Republican Party.