Parade of Stars
(performer: "When the Red, Red Robin Comes Bob, Bob Bobbin' Along", "I'm Sitting on Top of the World", "Swanee")
Played role of Tony in original Broadway
production of West Side Story (1957 - 1960)
Frederick Lawrence Kert
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Broadway musical lead and club/revue performer, a former chorus boy, who earned stardom as the original "Tony" in "West Side Story" in 1957 with Carol Lawrence
. He also replaced Dean Jones
on stage as "Bobby" in "Company". He was rarely seen in either films or TV, other than a few token singing appearances.