She acted in Vincent Youmans, Frank Mandel, William Harbach, and Caesar's musical, "No, No Nanette," at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey with Dennis Day, Barbara Britton, Lililan Hayman, Jerry Andes and Cynthia Parva. John Lowe III was director.
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I find acting quite painful. I don't really want to strip away my innermost feelings. I don't want to be pained on stage -- I want to have a good time. But if I decide to do something, I somehow always manage to get it down -- whatever it is, to understand the inner working of it. I don't mean to sound pompous, but I can't give myself permission to do things badly.
Understudied Gwen Verdon
for the title role in the 1966 New York production of "Sweet Charity" and took over for Gwen when she left the show.