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Nanette Fabray

 
Date of Birth: October 27, 1920 (101)

Birth Place: San Diego, CA, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1973
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1962
Nell Henderson
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1951
Janette
Janette
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1950
Jo Kirkland
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1948
Susan Cooper
Susan Cooper
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1947
Sara Longstreet
Sara Longstreet
Sara Longstreet
  [Broadway]
Return Engagement [off-Broadway], 1947
Evalina
Evelina
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1944
Evalina [Replacement]
Evelina [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1944
Sally Madison
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1943
Jean
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1942
Antiope [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1941
Jean Blanchard
Jean Blanchard

Photos

Nanette Fabray photographed in New York City. 1980 Photo

Nanette Fabray photographed in New York City. 1980

From: 
Date:
10/28/2013

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
1973
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1962
Nell Henderson

Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1951
Janette

Janette

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1950
Jo Kirkland

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1948
Susan Cooper

Susan Cooper

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1947
Sara Longstreet

Sara Longstreet

Sara Longstreet

  [Broadway]
Return Engagement [off-Broadway], 1947
Evalina

Evelina

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1944
Evalina [Replacement]

Evelina [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1944
Sally Madison

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1943
Jean

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1942
Antiope [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1941
Jean Blanchard

Jean Blanchard


Nanette Fabray Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 1963 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Nanette Fabray , Mr. President
 
Tony Awards - 1949 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical Gold Star
Nanette Fabray , Love Life

Nanette Fabray News

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Grammy, Oscar, Golden Globe, and Emmy award-winning Cher is taking Broadway by storm in the brand new musical The Cher Show. While the superstar does not appear in the show herself, she has been known to take on a showtune or two in the past. Check out the videos below of Cher taking on Broadway in some of her most iconic Broadway (or Broadway-inspired) performances!

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by Behind the Curtain - May 14, 2018

You can dance with any girl at all but why would you when the lovely Helen Gallagher is right here and ready to look back on her amazing journey which includes the original productions of Billion Dollar Baby, Brigadoon, High Button Shoes, the 1952 Pal Joey (for which she won a Tony Award), Make a Wish, Hazel Flagg, The Pajama Game, Sweet Charity, and the 1971 No, No, Nanette for which she won her second Tony Award.

Richard Skipper Celebrates and Commemorates The Life And Work Of Richard Barclay Photo Richard Skipper Celebrates and Commemorates The Life And Work Of Richard Barclay
by Stephi Wild - May 1, 2018

Richard Skipper Celebrates Richard Barclay featuring Frank Basile, Julie Budd, Eileen Fulton, Richard Holbrook, Ilene Kristen, with Musical Director, Rolf Barnes. October of last year, the entertainment industry lost a powerful friend. Richard Barclay, a celebrated singer/actor and producer/director ended his eight-month battle with pancreatic cancer.

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Nanette Fabray Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Nanette Fabray been in?
Nanette Fabray has appeared on Broadway in 12 shows.

How many West End shows has Nanette Fabray been in?
Nanette Fabray has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Nanette Fabray been nominated for?
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Mr. President and Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Love Life .

What awards has Nanette Fabray won?
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Love Life.