January 17, 2013, marks what would have been Tony Award-nominated singer-actress Eartha Kitt's 86th birthday. In celebration of the late Broadway and film actress, Playbill.com looks back at her career.
Kitt, a two-time Tony nominee for her work in The Wild Party and Timbuktu!, was also seen on Broadway in Nine, Jolly's Progress, Shinbone Alley, Mrs. Patterson, Leonard Sillman's New Faces of 1952, Bal Negre and Carib Song.
For more on her theatrical career, visit Kitt's page at the Playbill Vault.
You're invited to spend an evening filled with personal tales of difficult choices, bad breaks, worse men and some of the most glorious songs ever written. It's an intimate evening, up close with a legend.
So pull up a chair and order up a drink. Because she's got a life to sing. Tickets as low as $85!
Fuerza Bruta Wayra
Here Lies Love
On The Town
Piece of My Heart
Scenes From A Marriage
Sex With Strangers
The Country House
The Good and The True
This is Our Youth
You Can't Take It With You