Category: theatre

Too Much In Love To Care, from Sunset Blvd.

Too Much In Love To Care, from Sunset Blvd.

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Mary Martin in one touch of Venus. Broadway 1943.

divinevivienleigh: Vivien Leigh as Cleopatra …

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Vivien Leigh as Cleopatra in Antony and Cleopatra, photographed by Norman Parkinson, 1951

divinevivienleigh: Vivien Leigh as the two Cl…

divinevivienleigh:

Vivien Leigh as the two Cleopatras, 1951

“In the exacting roles of Shaw’s young Cleopatra and Shakespeare’s tragic queen, Vivien Leigh has scored the biggest triumph of her career. It is no easy task to present effectively the development from superstitious girl to magnetic woman, but this Miss Leigh achieves without a single flaw.” (Theatre World)

divinevivienleigh: Vivien Leigh in The Sleepi…

divinevivienleigh:

Vivien Leigh in The Sleeping Prince, 1953

Vivien Leigh

operaqueen: Lonette McKee sings Bill, from the…

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Lonette McKee sings Bill, from the 1994 Broadway revival of Show Boat.

The Best (AND EXTREMELY UNDERRATED) singer to ever tackle this iconic role. Beautiful as well.

Mary Martin and the original Broadway cast of …

Mary Martin and the original Broadway cast of The Sound of Music, Perform Do-Re-Mi, 1959. 

Ethel Merman sings You’ll Never Get Away…

Ethel Merman sings You’ll Never Get Away from Me, during her last performance of Gypsy on Broadway, March 25th 1961.

Betty Buckley, You’ll Never Get Away Fro…

Betty Buckley, You’ll Never Get Away From Me

Gypsy Paper Mill Playhouse, 1998.

Loving this!Mary MartinPeter Pan, NBC, 1960.

Loving this!

Mary Martin

Peter Pan, NBC, 1960.