Du Barry Was a Lady. Musical comedy. Music . lyrics by Cole Porter
. Book by Herbert Fields
and Buddy G. DeSylva
. Orchestra Arrangements by Hans Spialek
. Additional Arrangements by 'Robert Russell Bennett' (av) and Ted Royal. Choral Arrangements by Hugh Martin
. Assistant to Hugh Martin: Ralph Blanc. Scenic Design and Costume ...
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5' 9" (1.75 m)
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heard of Lahr's death as she was about to go on stage in Las Vegas. At her performance that night, she dedicated "Over the Rainbow" to the memory of Lahr, or, as she referred to him on that occasion, "my beloved Cowardly Lion.".
Slow, warbling vibrato singing voice, most notably used in Wizard Of Oz, but also noted in other movies including Rose Marie (1954), as well as on Broadway.