Originated the role of Cassie Ferguson in the smash Broadway musical "A Chorus Line"
Did You Know?
"Once, I was out of a job and I was really scared because I couldn't pay the rent...I was cleaning the apartment, crying and feeling sorry for myself...The game show Jeopardy!
(1964) was on [and] I heard my name. I looked up and I was the answer to a question. It was so ironic".
The character of Maggie in "A Chorus Line" is partially based on her childhood.