Starred as Sally Bowles in the Broadway production of 'Cabaret'
1 Interview |
5' 4" (1.63 m)
Did You Know?
If I had to choose between any of the Broadway composers and lyricists to whom I am the most grateful, hands down, my answer would have to be Richard Rodgers
and Oscar Hammerstein II
. I have done more Rodgers and Hammerstein shows than any all of the other composers combined. They helped me pay my rent for the first ten years of my career.
While performing in the revival of "Bye, Bye Birdie" with Tommy Tune
he told her how much he loved the way she sang her first song and would often sing along with her as a vocal warm-up while he was in a costume change. The song was "How Lovely To Be A Woman". Although Egan considered that to be the greatest compliment she had ever received she could not get the image of Tune in his dressing room...
Powerful, wide-ranged vocals