Starred (as "Dolly Levi") in "Hello, Dolly!" on Broadway. Won a Tony award.
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5' 9" (1.75 m)
Did You Know?
My mother said to me, "You're revolting. And on top of that, you're not very feminine." Well, that led me to the stage, which is an accepting and comfortable place. So in a way I have my mother to thank.
In 1986-1987, toured in the play "Legends" with Mary Martin
, the subject of an excellent, highly amusing book by Pulitzer Prize winning playwright James Kirkwood Jr.
, "Diary of a Mad Playwright: Perilous Adventures on the Road with Mary Martin and Carol Channing". Despite the pressures, Kirkwood describes Channing as a true professional and a joy to work with.
Inflated blonde hair