PHOTO SPECIAL: "Here She Is, Boys!" From Ethel to Tyne to Betty to Patti, The Many Faces of Gypsy's Infamous Mama Rose
01 Aug 2014
With Tony winner Leslie Uggams having recently played Mama Rose in a multi-racial Connecticut production and Imelda Staunton starring in a new UK staging, we look back at a few of the many talented women to take on one of the greatest roles ever written for the musical stage.
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