The Playbill Vault Celebrates Tony Award Winner Donna McKechnie

By Megan Dekic
16 Nov 2013



McKechnie's next career highlight came in the first Broadway revival of Betty Comden, Adolph Green and Leonard Bernstein's On the Town. She performed the role of Ivy Smith in a cast that included Bernadette Peters as Hildy Esterhazy and Phyllis Newman as Claire DeLoone.

The musical opened on Oct. 31, 1971, at the Imperial Theatre and ran for 73 performances.

Read the On the Town Playbill here.

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