Veteran Broadway actress and singer Susan Egan returns Feb. 22 to the role of Sally Bowles in the Roundabout Theatre Company production of Cabaret. As reported earlier, Egan, a native of Southern California had ventured west for a number of mid February performances in Los Angeles and Orange County. She will perform in Cabaret through July 2000.
During the break from her role in the Roundabout Theatre Company revival of Cabaret, Egan performed Broadway tunes, songs from film classics and original material from a new generation of Broadway composers.
Egan was replaced by Broadway veteran and experienced Sally Bowles understudy Linda Romoff, whose father, the late Woody Romoff, played Herr Schultz in Cabaret and appeared in the original She Loves Me on Broadway. Egan's Broadway credits include receiving Tony and Drama Desk nominations for originating the role of Belle in Beauty and the Beast, and performing as the voice of Mel in Disney's animated film, "Hercules." She starred opposite Carol Burnett in Stephen Sondheim's Putting It Together at the Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles. Also on Broadway, Egan starred in Rodgers and Hammerstein's State Fair and in Triumph of Love with Betty Buckley and F. Murray Abraham.