Photo Blast From The Past: Karen Akers

Welcome to's newest photo series 'Photo Blast From the Past'. 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.

We kicked off the series with Tim Curry and followed it up with a look at former Will & Grace costars Megan Mullally, Sean Hayes and Eric McCormack, Sandra Bernhard, Christina Aguilera and more. 

Today, we bring you Karen Akers, who starred on Broadway in the original productions of Grand Hotel and Nine. Check her out in 1984 below!

Photo Credit: Walter McBride / Retna Ltd.

Photo Blast From The Past: Karen Akers

Photo Blast From The Past: Karen Akers
Karen Akers pictured in New York City in 1984.

Photo Blast From The Past: Karen Akers

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