THEIR FAVORITE THINGS: Stage and Screen Star Vanessa Williams Shares Her Theatregoing Experiences
16 Jan 2014
Playbill.com's feature series Their Favorite Things asks members of the theatre community to share the Broadway performances that most affected them as part of the audience.
This week we spotlight the choices of stage and screen star Vanessa Williams, who was most recently on Broadway in the acclaimed revival of The Trip to Bountiful and will be part of the sixth annual Living for Today concert Jan. 19 at 7 PM at Joe's Pub. Read about the lineup here.
Williams will also be seen in the upcoming Lifetime TV film version of Horton Foote's "Bountiful," which debuts Feb. 22 at 8 PM.
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