(10/11/54-'12/4/54) Stage: Appeared (as "Peggy Porterfield") in "On Your Toes" on Broadway. Directed by George Abbott
. 46th Street Theatre; 64 performances.
1 Biographical Movie |
1 Print Biography |
1 Interview |
11 Articles |
5' 7¼" (1.71 m)
Did You Know?
Honestly, this is a big thing to say, but I don't think I've ever been bored. If I even get an inkling of it, I split. I love that lyric in "Thanks for the Memory": You might've been a headache/But you never were a bore. I think being boring is just the worst sin of all time.
Actress Holland Taylor relates about the way her "gallant" friend would coordinate her shopping bags (filled with diabetes medical paraphernalia and "deli") with her outfits. Hermes went well with blue, Chanel always with black. Once she bought (or considered buying) anything, Stritch felt entitled to a lifetime supply of shopping bags. No ripped Henri Bendel bag for her when a fresh supply was ...
Brash crusty persona