Who Won the 1954
Tony Awards Best Featured Actress Musical

Gwen Verdon

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1953 Tony Awards Best Featured Actress Musical Winner
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1954 Tony Awards Best Featured Actress Musical Winner Gwen Verdon News

Chita Rivera embraces life with a smile

Cape Cod Times (subscription)
The Cotuit crowd clearly knew their Broadway and movie history because there were audible gasps and “ohhs” as Rivera told stories that involved such co-stars and friends as Gwen Verdon (who was the first to encourage Rivera to seek out her own parts ...

1954 Tony Awards Best Featured Actress Musical Winner Gwen Verdon News

Broadway icons Chita Rivera, Tommy Tune to perform together at Parker Playhouse

Miami Herald
... that didn't bring her Tony Awards: the original Anita in “West Side Story” (1957), Rosie in the original Broadway production of Bye Bye Birdie (1960) opposite Dick Van Dyke, and Velma in the original production of “Chicago” (1974) opposite Gwen Verdon.

1954 Tony Awards Best Featured Actress Musical Winner Gwen Verdon News

“Marvin's Room” Seems Outdated

Times Square Chronicles (press release) (registration)
The acting is uniformly good, but if you have seen the film version with the brilliant Meryl Streep as Lee, Diane Keaton as Bessie, a terrific Leonardo DiCaprio as Hank, Gwen Verdon as Bessie, Hume Cronyn as Marvin and Robert De Niro as Dr. Wally, it ...

1954 Tony Awards Best Featured Actress Musical Winner Gwen Verdon News

The Caregiver's Tale: 'Marvin's Room'

Broadway Blog (blog)
Originally presented at Chicago's Goodman Theatre in 1990 and Off-Broadway in 1991, its all-star 1996 film version featured Diane Keaton as Bessie, Meryl Streep as Lee, Gwen Verdon as Aunt Ruth, and Leonardo DiCaprio as Hank. Despite its many ...

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