THEIR FAVORITE THINGS: Tony Winner Barbara Cook Shares Her Theatregoing Experiences
10 Oct 2012
Photo by Denise Winters
Playbill.com's new 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 Tony winner and Kennedy Center Honoree Barbara Cook, the iconic soprano who starred in the Broadway productions of The Music Man and Candide and will return to Carnegie Hall Oct. 18 in celebration of her 85th birthday.
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