Christine Johnson

Christine Johnson

Performer

Christine Johnson Smith, who gained lasting fame for a single stage role, playing Nettie Fowler in the original production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel in 1945 — her name was Christine Johnson then — died at her home in Owensboro, KY. She was 98.

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Roles (3)

Production Placeholder Carousel (1949)
Opened Feb 22, 1949
  • as Nettie Fowler (Original)
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Carousel Playbill - Nov 1946 Carousel (1945)
Opened Apr 19, 1945
  • as Nettie Fowler (Original)
Carousel - Oct 1945
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Production Placeholder Great Lady (1938)
Opened Dec 1, 1938
  • as Housekeeper (Original)
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