Photo Blast From The Past: Glenn Close

Welcome to BroadwayWorld.com's 'Photo Blast From the Past' series. Featuring some of the collected theatre gem's of BroadwayWorld's own senior photographer Walter McBride, the series will feature images from his archives of theatre and Hollywood related gems.

Today, we're featuring Glenn Close circa 1995. Close made her professional theater and Broadway debut in Love for Love. Her other early stage credits include The Crucifer of Blood and The Singular Life of Albert Nobbs, for which she won an Obie Award. Close's first Tony Award nomination came for her role in the musical Barnum, and she subsequently won Tony Awards for her performances in The Real Thing and Death and the Maiden. For her portrayal of Norma Desmond in Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical Sunset Boulevard, Close won a Tony Award, a Drama Desk Award, a Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Award and a Dramalogue Award.

Photo Credit: Walter McBride


Glenn Close pictured at the 61st Annual Drama League Awards for the theatre at the Plaza Hotel in New York City on March 5, 1995.


Glenn Close and George Hearn pictured at the 61st Annual Drama League Awards for the theatre at the Plaza Hotel in New York City on March 5, 1995.


Glenn Close and Andrew Lloyd Webber pictured at the 61st Annual Drama League Awards for the theatre at the Plaza Hotel in New York City on March 5, 1995.


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