Sweet Bird of Youth. Drama. Written by Tennessee Williams
. Incidental music by Paul Bowles
. Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner
. Costume Design by Anna Hill Johnstone. Lighting Design by Jo Mielziner. Costumes for Miss Page created by Theoni Vachlioti Aldredge. Assistant Scenic Design: Hugh Hardy. Associate Designer to Mr. Mielziner:...
1 Portrayal |
1 Pictorial |
5' 8" (1.73 m)
Did You Know?
I didn't want to be a Hollywood actress who every so often does a Broadway play. I wanted to be a Broadway actress who every so often does a movie.
In 1960, she was nominated for a Tony Award as Best Actress for her role in "Sweet Bird of Youth." She lost to Anne Bancroft
for "The Miracle Worker." In 1962, she received an Oscar nomination for Sweet Bird of Youth
(1962) but lost to Bancroft for the film version of The Miracle Worker
(1962). In 1982 she originated the role of Mother Superior in "Agnes of God" but was passed over Agnes of God