Dorothy Loudon

Dorothy Loudon

Performer

Dorothy Loudon, who created one of the more indelible portraits in musical comedy history with her portrayal of the slatternly, orphan-hating Miss Hannigan in the orignal Annie, died Nov. 14, 2003. She was 70. The cause was cancer, the Associated Press reported.

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  • Born: Sep 17, 1925 in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Death: Nov 15, 2003 in New York, New York

Roles (15)

Dinner at Eight Playbill - Opening Night Dinner at Eight (2002)
Opened Dec 19, 2002
  • as Carlotta Vance (Replacement)
  • Nov 23, 2002 - Nov 23, 2002
The 40th Annual Tony Awards Playbill - June 1, 1986 The 40th Annual Tony Awards - 1986 (1986)
Opened Jun 1, 1986
  • as Participating Artist (Original)
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Jerry's Girls Playbill - Opening Night, Dec 1985 Jerry's Girls (1985)
Opened Dec 18, 1985
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Noises Off Playbill - Opening Night, Dec 1983 Noises Off (1983)
Opened Dec 11, 1983
  • as Dotty Otley (Original)
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The 37th Annual Tony Awards Playbill - June 5, 1983 The 37th Annual Tony Awards - 1983 (1983)
Opened Jun 5, 1983
  • as Participating Artist (Original)
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The West Side Waltz Playbill - Opening Night, Nov 1981 The West Side Waltz (1981)
Opened Nov 19, 1981
  • as Cara Varnum (Original)
The West Side Waltz - Opening Night
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Sweeney Todd Playbill - Feb 1979 Sweeney Todd (1979)
Opened Mar 1, 1979
  • as Mrs. Lovett (Replacement)
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Ballroom Playbill - Dec 1978 Ballroom (1978)
Opened Dec 14, 1978
  • as Bea Asher (Original)
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Annie Playbill - Feb 1980 Annie (1977)
Opened Apr 21, 1977
  • as Miss Hannigan (Original)
Annie - May 1977
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The Women Playbill - April 1973 The Women (1973)
Opened Apr 25, 1973
  • as Edith (Original)
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Awards

Drama Desk Award
1979 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Ballroom Nominee
1977 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical Annie Winner
1969 Outstanding Performance The Fig Leaves Are Falling Winner
Theatre World
1963 Theatre World Award Nowhere to Go But Up Winner
Tony Award
1979 Actress in a Musical Ballroom Nominee
1977 Actress in a Musical Annie Winner
1969 Actress in a Musical The Fig Leaves Are Falling Nominee